Pepe Smith

Filipino musician
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Joseph William Feliciano Smith (December 25, 1947 – January 28, 2019) was a Filipino singer-songwriter, drummer and guitarist. He was known by his stage names Joey Smith and Pepe Smith. He was known as a member of Juan de la Cruz Band.[1] Smith was born in Angeles, Pampanga, Philippines.

Smith died on January 28, 2019 in a Manila hospital at age 71.[2] Smith suffered his third stroke in 2017.[3]


  1. Concepcion, Pocholo (12 August 2000). "Pepe Smith and other rock icons at the crossroads". Philippine Daily Inquirer. p. E8. Retrieved 18 December 2010.
  2. Concepcion, Krissy Aguilar, Pocholo. "BREAKING: Pinoy rock pioneer Joey 'Pepe' Smith dies at 71". Retrieved 2019-01-28.
  3. GMA News, KBK. "Pinoy rock icon Pepe Smith dies". Retrieved 2019-01-28.