Greatest & Latest is the fifth and final studio album by Dee Dee Ramone, released in 2000. It consists of re-recordings of Ramones songs, a re-recorded solo song ("Fix Yourself Up"), cover songs and an unreleased new song ("Sidewalk Surfin'"). It was released in Japan in June 2000 and in Europe in August 2000. Dee Dee Ramone – vocals, guitar. Barbara Ramone – bass, vocals.
The Final Sessions - Single Johnny Ramone. These two tracks were taken from Johnny Ramone’s last known recording sessions. Initially, they appeared on The Swing Cats’ 2000 album A Special Tribute to Elvis. The Swing Cats feature The Stray Cats’ rhythm section Lee Rocker on acoustic bass and Slim Jim Phantom on drums, with Danny B. Harvey on guitar. For the A-side, Good Rockin’ Tonight, Motörhead leader Lemmy Kilmister guests on lead vocals for a grisly rendition, while Johnny Ramone plays rhythm guitar. Ramone is also on the B-side, an instrumental version of Viva Las Vegas.
Nome real: Douglas Glen Colvin. Perfil: American songwriter and musician, born 18 September 1951 in Fort Lee, Virginia, USA and died from a heroin overdose 5 June 2002 in Los Angeles, California, USA. He was a founding member, songwriter, bassist and occasional lead vocalist for punk rock band the Ramones.
Douglas Glenn Colvin (September 18, 1951;– June 5, 2002), known professionally as Dee Dee Ramone, was an American musician, singer and songwriter best known as founding member, songwriter, bassist and occasional lead vocalist for the punk rock band the Ramones.
Released: July 10, 2015.
Punk rocker who reached out to an audience of 'geeks' and 'runts'. He formed a band, Chinese Dragon, their name a reference to his famous song about heroin abuse, Chinese Rock, wrote several songs on the final Ramones album, Adios Amigos! and performed at their farewell show in August 1996. More recently, he published his autobiography and claimed to have quit drugs.