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Born in Dallas, Texas on the 22nd of April 1948, Larry Groce
is a one hit wonder country music singer and songwriter.
In the late 1970s, he
scored a Top Ten hit in the United States with "Junk Food Junkie.
Currently, Groce serves as the host of Mountain Stage, a Public Radio International program.
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went to high school alongside fellow musicians such as B.W. Stevenson, Michael Murphy, and Ray Wylie Hubbard.
Throughout the 1970s, Groce
recorded a string of albums for independent record labels.
Groce was hired by the National Endowment for the Arts in the early half of the 1970s.
to West Virginia to work with children.
It was this experience that inspired him to write the humorous song "Junk Food Junkie.
The song was recorded live in Santa Monica, California at McCabe's.
It quickly became a major hit in the United States, making it to Number 9 on the charts.
After "Junk Food Junkie," Groce
recorded an album as well as a string of novelty singles.
None of them attained the success of "Junk Food Junkie," unfortunately.
went back to working with children.
currently resides in West Virginia.