Sam Sham & The Pharaohs

Sam the Sham and the Pharaohs 1965Sam the Sham is the stage name of the American rock and roll singer Domingo “Sam” Zamudio (born 6 March 1937, Dallas, Texas). Sam the Sham was known for his camp robe and turban and hauling his equipment in a 1952 Packard hearse with maroon velvet curtains. As the front man for The Pharaohs, he sang on several Top 40 hits in the mid-1960s, notably “Wooly Bully” and “Li’l Red Riding Hood”.

The Pharaohs’ were in 1965, David A. Martin, Jerry Patterson, Ray Stinnett, and Butch Gibson.

Today Sam is a motivational speaker and poet and still makes occasional concert appearances.

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Tracks played on Psychedelicized…

  • Wooly Bully


  • HIS Slacks