Texas-born rock singer who sang lead vocals for The Pharaohs through the 1960s. His strike songs consist of “Li’l Red Using Hood” and “Wooly Bully.” He was stationed in Panama in the 1950s during his services with america Navy. He was created Domingo Zamudio; he later on used the stage name of Sam the Sham. He and his wife, Louise Smith, welcomed a child named Dimitrius in-may of 1963. Five years later on, Zamudio and Smith divorced. The Pharaohs’ music group name was influenced from the Ten Commandments, a 1956 film starring Yul Brynner.