George Kooymans

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George Kooymans in 1974

George Jan Kooymans (born 11 March 1948, The Hague, Netherlands) is a Dutch guitarist and vocalist. He is best known for his work with the Dutch group Golden Earring.[1] Kooymans wrote "Twilight Zone", the group's only Top 10 Pop Single on the US Billboard Hot 100 which hit No. 1 on the Billboard Top Album Tracks chart.[2]

Discography[edit]

Solo albums[edit]

  • Jojo 1971
  • Solo 1987
  • On location as Kooymans-Carillo with Frank Carillo 2010

Singles[edit]

  • Lovin' and Hurtin' / For Gail 1971
  • Lost For Love / The Devil Rides Again Tonight 1987
  • The Beat Goes On / Again 1987
  • World of Our Own / All Things Are Light 1987

References[edit]

  1. ^ Huey, Steve. "Biography: George Kooymans". Allmusic. Retrieved 23 July 2010. 
  2. ^ Whitburn, Joel (2010). The Billboard Book of Top 40 Hits',' 9th Edition (Billboard Publications), page 259.