Larry Willoughby

American singer-songwriter

Larry Willoughby (1947 – January 14, 2021) was an American country music singer-songwriter and music businessman. He was the vice president of A&R at Capitol Records.[1] He was born in Sherman, Texas. Willoughby's debut album, Building Bridges, was released in 1984 by Atlantic America.[2]

Willoughby died of COVID-19 on January 14, 2021.[3]


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