This celebrity goo was created by player Steve West.
Scott Hardie provided the category, made minor changes to the clue provided by Steve, and wrote the explanation.

publication date: Tuesday, March 25, 2014 (part of Spring 2014)

category: Music

clue: His guardian angel gave him a new liver despite him being no angel himself.

explanation: After contracting Hepatitis C, Allman received a liver transplant in 2010. Allman's song "I'm No Angel" reached #1 on Billboard's Album Rock Tracks chart in 1987. He was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1995. more…

solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Samir Mehta, Chris Lemler, Justin Woods, Richard Slominsky, Joanna Woods, Mike Rothstein, and Scott Hardie

Angel on My Shoulders: Whatever your personal beliefs about angels, there's little doubt that their influence in culture has been enormous. These five celebrities from different fields all have some connection to angels. This theme was created by Steve West.

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