Billy Joe Walker Jr. was born on February 29, 1952 and died on July 25, 2017.
He was an American songwriter, record producer and recording artist.
Walker composed singles for Eddie Rabbitt, including the singles “I Wanna Dance with You” and “B-B-B-Burnin’ Up with Love”.
He produced the first three albums of Bryan White, and produced for Pam Tillis, Collin Raye, and Travis Tritt.
Walker was also a session musician who played guitar.
From 1987 and 1994, he recorded seven New Age albums, all for major labels.
He died following a period of declining health.
Billy Joe Walker Jr. passed away at 62 years old.