Monday, February 26, 2024

R.I.P. Donna Summer

Disco queen Donna Summer has died at age 63 from cancer. Click here to read the CNN obituary.

R.I.P. Donald “Duck” Dunn

Donald "Duck" Dunn, best known for bass playing with Booker T & The MGs, has died. Dunn passed away at age 70 in Tokyo,...

R.I.P. Adam Yauch aka MCA of The Beastie Boys

Sadly, Adam "MCA" Yauch of The Beastie Boys has passed away at the age of 47. He had been battling cancer for almost three...

R.I.P. Levon Helm

Levon Helm, former member of The Band, has passed away at the age of 71. He had been battling cancer for a decade. Helm...

R.I.P. Davy Jones

Davy Jones of The Monkees has died of a heart attack. Jones was the only British member of the pre-fab four and sang their...

R.I.P. Etta James

Etta James passed away after battling a series of health issues. The singer, also known as "Miss Peaches", made some of the finest blues...

R.I.P. Johnny Otis

R & B pioneer Johnny Otis has died at the age of 90. Otis was one of the most important figures of the pre-rock...

R.I.P Jerry Leiber and Nickolas Ashford

Two songwriting greats passed away today. Jerry Leiber was one half of the legendary songwriting team of Leiber and Stoller. Together with Mike Stoller...

R.I.P. Clarence Clemons

Sad to read that Clarence Clemons, long-time sax player with Bruce Springsteen's E Street Band passed away after complications from a stroke he suffered...

R.I.P. Carl Gardner of The Coasters

We're sad to hear that Carl Gardner, leader of 50s vocal group The Coasters, has died at age 83. The Coasters were one of...