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B. W. Stevenson

  • Birth 5 Oct 1949 Dallas, Dallas County, Texas, USA
  • Death 28 Apr 1988 Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee, USA
  • Burial Dallas, Dallas County, Texas, USA
  • Plot Section 14
  • Memorial ID 12209

Musician. Born Louis Charles Stevenson in Dallas, Texas, he was a guitarist songwriter, best known for working in a genre called progressive country music. In his brief career he recorded six albums with hits such as "A Little Bit of Understanding", "Shambala" and the classic single "My Maria" (1973), which was covered by country artists Brooks and Dunn in 1996. He died while undergoing heart valve surgery at the age of 38.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith





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  • Added: 3 Sep 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 12209
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for B. W. Stevenson (5 Oct 1949–28 Apr 1988), Find A Grave Memorial no. 12209, citing Laurel Land Memorial Park, Dallas, Dallas County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .