In Memoriam: Mac Davis (1942 – 2020)

Morris Mac Davis (January 21, 1942 ā€“ September 29, 2020) was an American country music singer, songwriter, and actor, originally from Lubbock, Texas, United States, who has enjoyed much crossover success. His early work writing for Elvis Presley produced the hits “Memories”, “In the Ghetto”, “Don’t Cry Daddy”, and “A Little Less Conversation”. A subsequent solo career in the 1970s produced hits such as “Baby, Don’t Get Hooked on Me”. He also starred in his own variety show, a Broadway musical, and various films and TV shows.

Davia passed away after suffering a heart attack after heart surgery.