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[Video] R.I.P. Joni Sledge Of The Disco Group Sister Sledge

Joni Sledge, who formed Sister Sledge with her three siblings in 1971, was found unresponsive by a friend at her home in Phoenix, Arizona, her publicist said. She had not been ill and the cause of death is unknown. Joni

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[Video] R.I.P. Singer Songwriter Peter Sarstedt

Another sad loss for the entertainment world. Singer-songwriter Peter Sarstedt, best known for his song “Where Do You Go To (My Lovely)?” has died at age 75. The BBC confirmed the news yesterday. Sarstedt’s family said he died peacefully after

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Legendary Canadian Singer, Song Writer And Poet Leonard Cohen – Dead At 82

Legendary Canadian singer-songwriter Leonard Cohen has died at the age of 82, according to a Facebook post on his official page. “We have lost one of music’s most revered and prolific visionaries,” said the post on his Facebook page. Leonard

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Comedian Dave Broadfoot Passes Away At 90

A giant in the world of comedy has been silenced. R.I.P. Dave Broadfoot, best known for his regular appearances on CBC’s Royal Canadian Air Farce. He was 90. Dave Broadfoot was a regular on the radio version of Air farce

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Early 60’s Hit Maker Bobby Vee Dead At 73

R.I.P. Bobby Vee. Bobby died peacefully surrounded by family earlier today at the age of 73. He retired from entertaining in 2011 after being diagnosed with early-onset Alzheimer’s disease. Bobby’s big break came in 1959, when he was asked to

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U.K. Hit Songwriter Rod Temperton Dies At 66

According to his publisher, songwriter Rod Temperton died in London last week at the age of 66 after “a brief aggressive battle with cancer”. He joined the R&B group Heatwave in the mid-1970s and his songs, like ‘Boogie Nights’, ‘Always

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R.I.P. Scotty Moore, Pioneering Rockabilly Guitarist

Pioneering rock guitarist Scotty Moore has died aged 84. He died in Nashville yesterday after several months of failing health. Scotty was the last surviving member of Elvis’ original band ‘The Blue Moon Boys’, which included Presley, bassist Bill Black and

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The Great One Bids Farewell To Mr. Hockey

‘Mr. Hockey’ has died at the age of 88. Gordie Howe was diagnosed with dementia in 2012 and suffered two strokes in October of 2014, leaving him unable to walk or speak coherently. After undergoing specialized stem cell treatment in

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[Video] Vaudeville Comic Irving Benson Passes Away At 102

R.I.P. Irving Benson, one of the last surviving performers to have played the vaudeville and burlesque circuits. He passed away on May 19th in Port Jefferson, New York, at the age of 102. Irving was the subject of a 2010

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