The Box Tops and Big Star vocalist Alex Chilton would have celebrated his 66th b…
Written by megarock on December 29, 2017
The Box Tops and Big Star vocalist Alex Chilton would have celebrated his 66th birthday. Alex had his first hit, “The Letter” when he was only 16 years old. After The Box Tops, he was in Big Star. While in Big Star, Alex co-wrote the song “In The Street”. This song was covered by Cheap Trick and was used as the theme song for “That 70’s Show.”
Alex passed away on March 17, 2010 at the age of 59 from a heart attack.
Happy Birthday Alex. RIP.