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‘Rescue Me’ Singer Fontella Bass Dies

Fontella Bass, the St. Louis-born soul singer behind 1965’s “Rescue Me,” died last night at the age of 72.

12/27/2012

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We Will Always Love Her: Honoring Whitney Houston

Whitney Houston’s death on February 11th  at the age of 48 came as a shock to the music world. But in the months that followed fans, friends, family and fellow musicians were able to pay their […]

12/26/2012

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‘Don’t Tell Me': A Poem About Losing A Child

A mother wrote a powerful poem about losing her son.

12/17/2012

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Remembering Andy Williams With His Biggest Hits

Iconic singer Andy Williams passed away on Tuesday. Remember his music and legacy with some of his biggest hits.

09/26/2012

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Marshall Tucker Band Guitarist Stuart Swanlund Passes Away

Swanlund joined the band in 1989, around the time when the band were moving from their jam based roots to a more traditional country sound. He played on singles including “Driving You Out Of My Mind” and “Walk Outside The Lines.”

08/06/2012

Bob Babbit, far right, with other Funk Brothers, Uriel Jones & Eddie Willis. (Provided photo)

Funk Brothers Bassist Bob Babbitt Dies at 74

Bob Babbitt, who played in Motown Records’ house band Funk Brothers, died yesterday (July 17) in a Nashville hospice following a lengthy battle with brain cancer. He was 74.

07/17/2012

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Deep Purple’s Jon Lord Dead at 71

Deep Purple keyboardist and co-founder Jon Lord died today (July 16) in London after suffering a fatal pulmonary embolism and a lengthy battle with pancreatic cancer.

07/16/2012

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Michael Jackson Remembered, Three Years After Death: Family & Friends Tweet

Today, Jackson family members, celebrities and fans took to Twitter to honor Michael Jackson on the third anniversary of his death.

06/25/2012

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Former Fleetwood Mac Guitarist Bob Welch Found Dead At 65

Former Fleetwood Mac guitarist Bob Welch was found dead of a self-inflicted gunshot wound at his home in Nashville today, according to police.

06/07/2012

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Elvis Is Alive… In Hologram Form

The hologram trend started with a deceased rap star and now it’s getting a visit from The King. Digital Domain Media Group, who created a shockingly realistic Tupac Shakur hologram for a Coachella “performance” back […]

06/06/2012

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