Rest in Peace, George Michael: 1963 – 2016

Rest in Peace, George Michael: 1963 – 2016

George Michael, tremendously successful solo musician (with hits including “Freedom,” “Faith,” “Careless Whisper” and more) and member of the 1980s’ pop group Wham!, has died at the age of just 53. His publicist made the announcement on Sunday: #Breaking George Michael has "passed away peacefully at home", his publicist says. pic.twitter.com/3EA9FsGfem — Press Association (@PA) […]

Rest in Peace, Greg Lake: 1947-2016

Rest in Peace, Greg Lake: 1947-2016

Greg Lake, English songwriter, producer and bassist known for his work in both King Crimson and Emerson, Lake & Palmer, has died at the age of 69. His manager Stewart Young shared the sad news on Lake’s Facebook page: Lake’s ELP band mate, Carl Palmer, posted as well: Lake’s passing comes just nine months after […]

Rest in Peace, Leon Russell: 1942-2016

Rest in Peace, Leon Russell: 1942-2016

Acclaimed and revered singer/songwriter/session musician Leon Russell has died at the age of 74, it was announced on his Facebook page Sunday morning. His wife reported that Russell passed in his sleep: A post on his official site shared more details: Leon Russell died on Nov. 13, 2016 in Nashville at the age of 74. […]