Facebook R&B crooner Mario has been relatively quiet on the music front for…
- Posted on Dec 21st 2009 2:30PM by Spinner
The 56-year-old musician, born in Memphis to rockabilly pioneer Dorsey Burnette, is a former member of Fleetwood Mac. He had just returned from the road where he was playing guitar in John Fogerty's Blue Ridge Rangers band.
In addition to his stage and studio work, Billy has written songs for Tammy Wynette, Ray Charles, Roy Orbison, Jerry Lee Lewis, Everly Brothers, Cher, Bette Midler and Rod Stewart, among many others.
Billy is currently recovering at Vanderbilt University Medical Center.