1950s soul singers who have died

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R&B Memorial Site: Notable Deaths & Obituaries

Michael Hutchence - 1960-1997: Cliff Burton - 1962 - 1986: The Late of The Pier drummer tragically from a 'tragic and sudden accident. Bonham was esteemed for his speed, power, fast bass-drumming, distinctive sound, and... The musician was also known for his alcohol and drug fuelled destruction, which included a habit of putting explosives down toilets.

1950s soul singers who have died

John Lennon - 1940 - 1980: Wayne Static - 1965 - 2014: Aretha Franklin. Sid Vicious - 1957-1979: Whatever the case, they have all earned their spots on this list of the greatest musicians who died before 40.

List of music stars who have died in air crashes

His body was discovered days after his suicide with a gun shot wound to the head. Buddy Holly - 1936-1959: Hendrix left one of the greatest legacies in rock'n'roll history - but the circumstances of his death remain unclear. Berry, Chuck. Use the fields below to search for an individual: Bunny Sigler.

1950s soul singers who have died

Before her death in a fatal car accident, she had claimed that she believed a bad spirit was after her. Tupac - 1971-1996: On Sunday, Mexican singing star Jenni Rivera and six others were killed when their Learjet crashed in rugged territory following a concert in Monterrey, Mexico.

The Queen of power ballads was found accidentally drowned in a bath, with cocaine, prescription drugs and marijuana discovered in her system.

1950s soul singers who have died

The soul musician was shot by his father after an argument with the gun he had bought him as a Christmas present. His life ended when he overdosed on a combination of pills. Ian Curtis - 1956-1980: The Associated Press, None. Sam Cooke Pop music, Rhythm and blues, Jazz Died at 33 1931-1964 Samuel "Sam" Cooke was an American recording artist and singer-songwriter, generally considered among the greatest of all time.