Joe Egan, Stealers Wheel Musician and ‘Stuck in the Middle with You’ Co-Writer, Dead at 77


by Kimberlee Speakman


July 9, 2024

Joe Egan

Musician Joe Egan, who is best known for fronting the Scottish band Stealers Wheel and co-writing the band’s hit tune “Stuck in the Middle with You,” has died at age 77.

News about Egan’s death was confirmed in a Facebook post shared on Egan’s former Stealer Wheels bandmate and songwriter Gerry Rafferty’s official page on Sunday, July 7. Rafferty died in 2011, but his page is now ran by his daughter, Martha.

“Very sad news that the other half of Stealers Wheel, Joe Egan, passed away peacefully yesterday afternoon with his nearest and dearest around him,” Martha wrote in her tribute post. “I will always remember him as a sweet and gentle soul. May he rest in peace.”

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