Howie Kane

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search

Howard Kane (born Howard Kirchembaum, 1945), also known as Howie Kane was a member of Jay and the Americans.[1][2][3][4] He sang vocals for the band between 1960–1973 and then from 2006-present. He also discovered many hit artists, such as Tiny Tim, Boyce and Hart.[citation needed]

He left Jay and the Americans,[5] but rejoined a new version of the group after 2006, and remains with it as of 2017.[5][6]


  1. ^ "The Trilogy of Jay and the Americans: Bios". Jay and the Americans. Retrieved 7 June 2017. 
  2. ^ "Jay and the Americans". History of Rock. Retrieved 7 June 2017. 
  3. ^ Benarde, Scott R. (2003). Stars of David: Rock ‘n’ Roll’s Jewish Stories. Brandeis. p. 41. ISBN 1584653035. Retrieved 7 June 2017. 
  4. ^ "Jay & the Americans - Biography | Billboard". Retrieved 2017-06-07. 
  5. ^ a b "Jay and the Americans". Classic Bands. Retrieved 7 June 2017. 
  6. ^ "Iconic '60s singers put on timeless show". Retrieved 2017-06-07.