Chuck Leavell, Conservationist, Author, and “Fifth” Rolling Stone at the NYSE

On Tuesday, December 11 Chuck Leavell, a conservationist, sustainable development advocate, author and “fifth” member of The Rolling Stones, will visit the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) and ring The Closing Bell®.  Leavell, who is in New York for The Rolling Stones’ 50th anniversary tour, has held the keyboard chair in the legendary British band for more than 30 years.

About Chuck Leavell

Chuck Leavell has been pleasing the ears of music fans for more than 30 years now. His piano and keyboard work has been heard on the works of Eric Clapton, The Rolling Stones, The Black Crowes, George Harrison, The Allman Brothers Band, The Indigo Girls, Blues Traveler, Train, Montgomery-Gentry, Lee Ann Womack and many, many more. In addition to being a well established pianist/artist in the music industry, Leavell is also a published author, long time tree farmer, co-founder of the popular website The Mother Nature Network, and keeps busy with his advocacy work on behalf of the environment. Leavell’s full bio can be found here. (Source: