All posts tagged "obituary"
Sinead O’Conner, dead at 56
Sinéad O’Connor, the Irish singer and activist who rose to fame with her haunting rendition of Prince’s “Nothing Compares 2 U”, has died at the age of 56. Her family announced her passing in a statement, saying they...
- Posted July 26, 2023
RIP Tina Turner: Indomitable Queen of Rock ‘n’ Roll
Ms. Turner passes away at 83, after a long illness Today, the music world mourns the loss of a true icon, as Tina Turner, the indomitable Queen of Rock ‘n’ Roll, has passed away at the age...
- Posted May 24, 2023
Christine McVie: Cause of death revealed
Christine McVie, a founding member of Fleetwood Mac, died in the U.K. from a stroke November 30, 2022. She was 79. Christine McVie, a founding member of Fleetwood Mac, died in the U.K. from a stroke November...
- Posted April 5, 2023
Legend Lost: David Crosby dies at 81
David Crosby, the legendary musician and songwriter, passed away at the age of 81. He was a founding member of two of the most iconic and influential bands of the 1960s and 1970s, The Byrds and Crosby,...
- Posted January 19, 2023
George Michael, RIP
Photo By Yves Lorson from Kapellen, Belgium – George Michael, CC BY 2.0, Link 2016 Takes Another Music Great. George Michael, RIP Wild speculation is out today regarding the cause of death of beloved George Michael, as...
- Posted December 26, 2016
Magic Slim: Dead at 75
Magic Slim performs at the 25th Annual Chicago Blues Fest. Photo by Adam Bielawski – June 8, 2008 By MARK SCOLFORO Associated Press Magic Slim, a younger contemporary of blues greats Muddy Waters and Howlin’ Wolf who...
- Posted February 23, 2013
Shadow Morton dies. Producer of Shangri-las, and more
R.I.P. Shadow Morton. He produced all the Shangri-Las great hits. Mini symphonies of teenage love, teenage heartbreak and motorcycle crashes. From all accounts he was one of a kind and now he’s gone…I’m gonna post his songs...
- Posted February 15, 2013