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Tom Petty, dies at the age of 66

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Veteran U.S. rocker Tom Petty, whose vibrant guitar riffs, distinctly raw, nasal vocals and slick song lyrics graced such hits as “Refugee,” “Free Fallin’” and “American Girl,” has died following a heart attack. He was 66. … Continue reading

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Glen Campbell Dead at 81

Legendary country music singer Glen Campbell, most famously known for his 1975 hit, “Rhinestone Cowboy” has died after a long battle with Alzheimer’s. Campbell’s official Facebook page confirmed it by announcing: It is with the heaviest of hearts that we … Continue reading

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Linkin Park lead singer Chester Bennington Dead, Commits Suicide by hanging

From TMZ Linkin Park singer Chester Bennington has committed suicide … TMZ has learned. Law enforcement sources tell us the singer hanged himself at a private residence in Palos Verdes Estates in L.A. County. His body was discovered Thursday just … Continue reading

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Breaking News: Singer George Michael dies at the age of 53

When will this end? English songwriter and pop star George Michael has died aged 53, according to multiple media reports. The BBC reports that the former ‘Wham’singer “passed away peacefully” at his home in Oxfordshire in South East England, and that … Continue reading

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The music world loses another great, Bluegrass Legend Ralph Stanley dead at 89

Ralph Stanley, the legendary banjo player who helped establish the bluegrass music genre died tonight. He was 89. Family members have confirmed that Stanley, who began playing music with his late brother Carter in 1946 as leaders of the Clinch … Continue reading

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