All posts tagged "RIP"

  • Elvis Presley RIP Aug 16th, 1977

    ARTICLE VIEWS: 2,830 August 16th marks 42 years since the passing of Elvis Aaron Presley. Like most people alive in 1977, I remember the death of Elvis Presley, even though I was nothing but a snot-nosed kid....

    • Posted August 16, 2019
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    Broken Hearts: Tom Petty

    ARTICLE VIEWS: 1,243  TMZ is updating:  We’re told the family has a do not resuscitate order on Tom. The singer is not expected to live throughout the day, but he’s still clinging to life. Update 9:16 PST: Tom...

    • Posted October 2, 2017
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  • RIP Linkin Park singer Chester Bennington

    ARTICLE VIEWS: 1,515 TMZ is reporting that 41-year-old Linkin Park singer Chester Bennington has committed suicide. Law enforcement sources tell TMZ the singer was found at a private residence in Palos Verdes Estates in L.A. County. His body was discovered...

    • Posted July 20, 2017
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  • Chris Cornell, Soundgarden & Audioslave Frontman, Dead at 52.

    ARTICLE VIEWS: 392 Chris Cornell, lead singer of Soundgarden and Audioslave is dead after performing in Detroit Wednesday night. A spokesman for the Detroit Police Department said Cornell’s death, at age 52, is being investigated as a...

    • Posted May 18, 2017
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  • Legendary Comic Don Rickles Dies at 90.

    ARTICLE VIEWS: 127 #RIP Don Rickles Dies at 90.  Don Rickles was an equal opportunity comic offender. He became famous for his politically incorrect jokes, and for insulting his audience. The New Yorker described him as a tough...

    • Posted April 6, 2017
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  • Chuck Barris Final Curtain Call RIP

    ARTICLE VIEWS: 88 Chuck Barris, the producer and host of The Gong Show took his final curtain call this week.  Chuck Barris was born on June 3, 1929, in Philadelphia. Having previously worked as an assistant to...

    • Posted March 22, 2017
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  • RIP Mary Tyler Moore: 1st Feminist

    ARTICLE VIEWS: 1,051 Since the invention of television, American sitcoms typically depicted a traditional family as a mother, father, and children. However, The Mary Tyler Moore Show broke away from that trend of the traditional woman that...

    • Posted January 25, 2017
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  • RIP David Bowie. Backstory: Ziggy & NASA

    ARTICLE VIEWS: 1,129 David Bowie RIP. 8 January 1947 — 10 January 2016 (aged 69)  David Robert Jones, aka, David Bowie was born January 8th, 1947, in Brixton, a poor suburb of London, England. He changed his name to...

    • Posted January 8, 2017
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  • George Michael, RIP

    ARTICLE VIEWS: 1,015 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...

    • Posted December 26, 2016
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  • Sharon Jones Life & Death RIP

    ARTICLE VIEWS: 10,930 Sharon Jones, the soul and funk singer who fronted Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings, died Friday, November 18, 2016, at a Cooperstown, New York hospital after a lengthy battle with pancreatic cancer. She was...

    • Posted November 19, 2016
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