Album cover: A still photo of him in Andy Warhol
appears on the cover of The Smiths
album, "The Smiths".
2 Print Biographies
1 Magazine Cover Photo
Joe Catano | Joe Dallessandro
5' 6" (1.68 m)
Did You Know?
My introduction to the gay world did two things. One, it saved me from life in prison
for murder, which is probably where I would have wound up. How? Because the gay world showed me that you didn't have to beat up every man you saw or hurt people to make a point. It gave me a whole other attitude...
Immortalized in Lou Reed
's song "Walk on the Wild Side." He's "Little Joe," the hustler referred to in the third verse.