Joey Ramone

May 19, 1951
Queens, New York, USA

Bio: Studied jazz drumming. Played as "Jeff Starship" in several bands before the Ramones. Cofounded the Ramones in 1974. Started off as the Ramones' drummer but soon shifted to lead vocals. Part of the legendary mid-'70s punk-rock scene at the Manhattan club CBGBs. Other future stars at the club included Blondie, Patti Smith and Talking… More

Joey Ramone Videos

Rock 'N' Roll High School
2 minutes 57 seconds
Punk's Not Dead
3 minutes 51 seconds
Mayor Of The Sunset Strip
3 minutes 31 seconds

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