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Davy Jones

(1945 – 2012)

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Davy Jones

Davy Jones
(1945 – 2012)

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Davy Jones

(1945 – 2012)
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This is a tribute to Davy Jones. David Thomas "Davy" Jones was an English singer-songwriter and actor best known as a member of The Monkees.
From 1965 to 1971, Davy Jones was a member of The Monkees, a pop-rock group formed expressly for a television show of the same name. With Screen Gems producing the series, Davy Jones was shortlisted for auditions, as he was the only Monkee who was signed to a deal with the studio, but still had to meet producers Bob Rafelson's and Bert Schneider's standards. Davy Jones sang lead vocals on many of the Monkees' recordings, including "I Wanna Be Free" and "Daydream Believer".
The NBC television series was wildly popular and remained so in syndication as well. After the
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band disbanded in 1971, Davy Jones reunited with Micky Dolenz as well as Monkees songwriters Tommy Boyce and Bobby Hart in 1974 as a short-lived group called Dolenz, Jones, Boyce & Hart.
A Monkees television show marathon ("Pleasant Valley Sunday") broadcast on 23 February 1986 by MTV resulted in a wave of Monkeemania not seen since their group's heyday. Davy Jones reunited with Dolenz and Peter Tork from 1986 to 1989 to celebrate the band's renewed success and promote the 20th anniversary of the group. A new top 20 hit, "That Was Then, This Is Now" was released (though Davy Jones did not perform on the song) as well as an album, Pool It!.
Monkees activity ceased until 1996 when Davy Jones reunited with
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Dolenz, Tork, and reluctant member Michael Nesmith to celebrate the 30th anniversary of the band. The group released a new album entitled Justus, the first album since 1967's Headquarters that featured the band members performing all instrumental duties.
On February 29th 2012, Davy Jones passed away. This is a tribute dedicated to his life and his music. May he rest in peace.
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Davy Jones

This is a tribute to Davy Jones. David Thomas "Davy" Jones was an English singer-songwriter and actor best known as a member of The Monkees.
From 1965 to 1971, Davy Jones was a member of The Monkees, a pop-rock group formed expressly for a television show of the same name. With Screen Gems producing the series, Davy Jones was shortlisted for auditions, as he was the only Monkee who was signed to a deal with the studio, but still had to meet producers Bob Rafelson's and Bert Schneider's standards. Davy Jones sang lead vocals on many of the Monkees' recordings, including "I Wanna Be Free" and "Daydream Believer".
The NBC television series was wildly popular and remained so in syndication as well. After the...

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Rest in peace Davy
I first met Davy at ****
My sincere condolences to all friends and family of Davy
My fondest memory of Davy was ****
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Davy inspired me to ****
Davy changed my life by ****
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