Alan Merrill

Alan Merrill | メリル アラン | めりる あらん

Name in Japanese: メリル アラン, めりる あらん

AKA: The Aleecat

Instruments: Vocals, Guitar

Born: February 19, 1951 (age 66)

Years Active: 1969 - Present

Member: Vodka Collins, The Lead, Godzilla & Yellow Gypsy

One very important fact about Mr. Merrill: He was The Lead singer and songwriter of the first and original 1975 version of "I Love Rock N Roll" with his band, The Arrows. The song has become an enduring international rock anthem, recorded by Joan Jett, Britney Spears, and many others. Joan Jett saw Merrill perform the song on a British television pop show in '76, while on tour with her band, The Runaways, and she was deeply inspired. Her 1982 version of the song was #1 for 8 weeks in...

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