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Gregg Allman

Gregg Allman

Gregg Allman was born in Nashville but raised in Daytona Beach. With his guitar-playing brother Duane, organist and singer Gregg formed the Allman Brothers Band after stints in the groups the Allman Joys and Hour Glass. After Duane died in a motorcycle accident in 1971, Gregg continued the band until he disbanded it after a series of farewell shows in 2014. Since 1973, Allman has also released solo albums, including a few with the Gregg Allman Band. While he’s also known for his multiple marriages over the years (including one to Cher in the mid-’70s), his authentic bluesy growl has kept the focus on music. He continues to record and tour as a solo artist.

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Vincent Castiglia

Artist Paints Gregg Allman Portrait Using Allman’s Blood

A portrait of Gregg Allman painted with the late rocker's own blood will be packaged with certain editions of his new album.

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Celebrations of Gregg Allman’s Life to Coincide With Arrival of ‘Southern Blood’

Three events featuring close friends and relatives will take place at locations dear to Gregg Allman's heart.

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Watch Gregg Allman’s New Lyric Video for ‘My Only True Friend’

Photos of the late Gregg Allman can be seen in the new lyric video for “My Only True Friend,” the first taste of his upcoming posthumous album.

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Rounder

Gregg Allman’s ‘Southern Blood’ Release Date Revealed, First Single ‘My Only True Friend’ Now Streaming

Details of Gregg Allman's 'Southern Blood' album are slowly coming to the surface.

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Watch Derek Trucks Join Country Stars for CMT Awards Tribute to Gregg Allman

On a night reserved for honoring their own, some of country music's biggest stars came together to pay tribute to a dearly departed star whose work has had a major impact on the genre.

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YouTube

Gregg Allman Honored With Post-Memorial Tribute Jam

Just a few hours after Gregg Allman was laid to rest in a private memorial service, friends and former bandmates gathered to pay tribute by playing together again.

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Tom Hill, Getty Images

The Time Gregg Allman Surprised a High School With a Free Concert

Wracked with grief, struggling with substance abuse, and at loose ends following the breakup of the Allman Brothers Band, Gregg Allman sought treatment in Buffalo in 1976.

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Michael Buckner, Getty Images

Gregg Allman Laid to Rest at Funeral

Gregg Allman was laid to rest following a private service in his hometown of Macon, Ga.,

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Rounder

Gregg Allman’s Manager Offers Details of ‘Big, Special’ Final Album ‘Southern Blood’

In the months leading up to his death, Gregg Allman was focused on finishing what would turn out to be his final studio album.

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Rick Diamond / Kevin Winter, Getty Images

How Gregg Allman’s Sons Forged Their Own Musical Paths

Gregg Allman's family legacy in music actually goes beyond the Allman Brothers Band.

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