Legendary South African singer Miriam Makeba, an outspoken critic of apartheid, died in southern Italy, a hospital spokesman has told CNN. She was 76. Her big “Lost 45” was “Pata Pata.”
Written by: Barry Scott
One of the most powerful voices in Motown's history has been silenced. Four Tops lead singer Levi Stubbs, Jr., died today at his home in Detroit after a long series of illnesses -- including cancer and a stroke -- that forced him to stop performing in 2000. He was 72.
todayAugust 16, 2011