Alan Merrill

Alan Merrill

American, Songwriter
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Alan Merrill

Alan Merrill (born Allan Preston Sachs; February 19, 1951 – March 29, 2020) was an American vocalist, guitarist, songwriter, actor and model. In the early 1970s Merrill was the first westerner to achieve pop star status in Japan. He was the lead singer of the first ever released version and author of the song "I Love Rock 'n' Roll" by the Arrows in 1975.

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Full name at birth
Allan Preston Sachs
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Claim to fame
In the early 1970s Merrill was the first westerner to achieve pop star status in Japan
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Date of birth
19 February 1951
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Place of birth
The Bronx, New York City, New York, USA
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Date of death
29 March 2020
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Age
69 (age at death)
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New York, USA
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Cause of death
COVID-19
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Musician, songwriter, actor, model
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5' 9" (175 cm)
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