Joey Powers, American singer-songwriter, Died at 82


Joseph S. “Joe” Ruggiero was born on December 7, 1934, and died on January 20, 2017.

He performed as Joey Powers.

Powers was an American former pop singer and songwriter.

She record “Midnight Mary” reached no.10 on the Billboard Hot 100 in early January 1964.

She had no further hits and is known as a “one hit wonder”.

Later, she became a booking agent, recording studio owner, record producer, and church leader.

Joey Powers passed away at 82 years old.