5/24/12 – Elton John hospitalized briefly

5/24/12 – Elton John hospitalized briefly

Elton John checked into a Los Angeles hospital Wednesday, where doctors diagnosed the 65-year-old singer with a serious respiratory infection, his publicist said Thursday. The 65-year-old singer was ...

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11/22/11 – Robin Gibb has cancer (updated)

11/22/11 – Robin Gibb has cancer (updated)

Robin Gibb, formerly of the Bee Gees, is reportedly battling liver cancer, according to multiple British outlets. Gibb, 61, has been undergoing treatment for several months and was rushed to the hospital ...

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11/21/11 – Andrea True has died.

11/21/11 – Andrea True has died.

The leader of the 1970s disco act Andrea True Connection has died, according to the funeral home handling her arrangements. Andrea Marie Truden, who lived in Woodstock, was 68 when she died. A cause of ...

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10/20/11 – “Lost” Rolling Stones!

10/20/11 – “Lost” Rolling Stones!

An upcoming reissue of the classic Rolling Stones album "Some Girls" will include a recently discovered track which will also be released as a single. "No Spare Parts," which was recorded in Paris and was ...

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10/15/11 – Charlie Daniels Bandmember dies

10/15/11 – Charlie Daniels Bandmember dies

Joel "Taz" DiGregorio, keyboardist and original member of The Charlie Daniels Band, died from injuries he suffered in a single car wreck in Cheatham County, Tennessee. He was 67.

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10/5/11 – Miracles guitarist passes away

10/5/11 – Miracles guitarist passes away

Marv Tarplin, the Motown guitarist and songwriter behind Smokey Robinson and the Miracles, died on Friday at his home in Las Vegas at the age of 70. His cause of death has not yet been determined. Tarplin ...

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10/5/11 – David Cassidy Lawsuit

10/5/11 – David Cassidy Lawsuit

Pop star David Cassidy filed suit on Wednesday against Sony, claiming he was not paid for his image on merchandise from the hit television show, "The Partridge Family," in which he starred. "For nearly 40 ...

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9/29/11 – R&B Pioneer Sylvia Robinson dies

9/29/11 – R&B Pioneer Sylvia Robinson dies

Sylvia Robinson, the singer, songwriter and record producer who formed the Sugar Hill Gang and made the first commercially successful rap recording, died early Thursday morning at a hospital in New Jersey. ...

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9/29/11 – Jesse Winchester Cancer Free!

9/29/11 – Jesse Winchester Cancer Free!

Good news for fans of singer-songwriter Jesse Winchester, who canceled his remaining 2011 tour dates after revealing this summer that he had been diagnosed with esophageal cancer. The critically acclaimed ...

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9/25/11 – Vesta Williams found dead

9/25/11 – Vesta Williams found dead

Vesta Williams, the voice behind such ’80s R&B staples as “Congratulations," "Once Bitten, Twice Shy" and “Sweet, Sweet Love,” has passed away. She was found in a hotel room in Los Angeles. She was 53 years old.

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