Sunday, July 23, 2017
Streetheart lead singer, Saskatchewan native Kenny Shields dead
Kenny Shields, the brash lead singer of Canadian rock band Streetheart who swaggered across the country’s stages for decades, died of heart failure Friday. He was 69.
The Juno-winning artist was part of the homegrown brand of guitar-driven hits that became rock radio staples throughout the late 1970s and early 1980s, including “Action,” “Hollywood,” “Look in Your Eyes,” “What Kind of Love Is This,” and a cover of the Rolling Stones classic “Under My Thumb.”
Guitarist Jeff Neill said Shields died Friday at St. Boniface General Hospital in Winnipeg after a number of heart problems...http://www.thestarphoenix.com/entertainment/music/saskatchewan+bord+streetheart+lead+singer+kenny+shields/13805859/story.html
See also: Kenny Shields memorial