Ronald Wayne Van Zant was a talented American singer. He is most famous for being the original lead vocalist, primary lyricist, and one of the founding members of the southern rock band Lynyrd Skynyrd.
He was Johnny Van Zant’s older brother, who is currently the lead vocalist of Lynyrd Skynyrd, and Donnie Van Zant’s brother as well, who founded the rock band and is also a vocalist.
Ronnie Van Zant Children
Ronnie Van Zant, the legendary American singer and songwriter who was best known as the lead vocalist and founding member of the Southern rock band Lynyrd Skynyrd, had three children. Here are the names of his children:
Tammy Van Zant: Tammy is Ronnie Van Zant’s daughter. She is also the author of the book “Freebirds: The Lynyrd Skynyrd Story.”
Melody Van Zant: Melody is another daughter of Ronnie Van Zant.
Ronnie Van Zant Jr.: Ronnie Van Zant Jr. is Ronnie Van Zant’s son.
Ronnie Van Zant tragically lost his life in a plane crash on October 20, 1977, along with other members of Lynyrd Skynyrd. Despite his untimely death, his music and legacy continue to influence and inspire generations of rock and Southern rock fans.