William Royce “Boz” Scaggs (born June 8, 1944) is an American singer, songwriter, and guitarist. He became prominent for his series of albums in the late 1970s, and songs “Lido Shuffle” and “Lowdown” from Silk Degrees (1976), which peaked at No. 2 on the Billboard 200. Scaggs continues to write, record music, and tour.
Scaggs’s first marriage was to Donna Carmella Storniola. They had two sons: Austin, a music journalist for Rolling Stone, and Oscar, who died in 1998. Scaggs and Carmella divorced in 1980. She died in February 2017.
In 1992 he married Dominique Gioia.