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Omar Sharif, ‘Lawrence of Arabia’ and ‘Dr. Zhivago’ Star, Dead at 83

Sharif was nominated for an Oscar for his work in ‘Dr. Zhivago.’

07/10/2015

Joe Cocker (Getty Images)

Musicians, Radio Hosts React to Joe Cocker’s Passing

From Steven Tyler to Josh Groban to Ringo Starr, musicians paid tribute to Joe Cocker, as did several DJs from the CBS Radio Network.

12/22/2014

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Joe Cocker, Rock Legend, Dead at 70

Joe Cocker has died after a long battle with lung cancer, reports ITV News. He was 70 years old.

12/22/2014

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Richie Havens’ Ashes To Be Scattered Over Woodstock Festival Site During Public Event

This Sunday, 44 years after the famous 1969 festival, Havens’ ashes will be scattered–per his own wishes–across the former festival site in Bethel, N.Y.

08/07/2013

Jeff Hanneman (Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

Slayer Guitarist Jeff Hanneman Passes Away At 49

Slayer founding member Jeff Hanneman died today of liver failure. The legendary guitarist was 49. The band issued a statement this afternoon (May 2) via their publicist. “Slayer is devastated to inform that their bandmate […]

05/02/2013

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Deep Purple’s Jon Lord Dead at 71

Deep Purple keyboardist and co-founder Jon Lord died today (July 16) in London after suffering a fatal pulmonary embolism and a lengthy battle with pancreatic cancer, his official website confirms. He was 71. Lord co-founded […]

07/16/2012

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Michael Jackson Remembered, Three Years After Death: Family & Friends Tweet

Today, Jackson family members and celebrities took to Twitter to honor Michael Jackson on the third anniversary of his death. Jackson died of cardiac arrest caused by an overdose of prescription drugs in his Los […]

06/25/2012

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Top Five Monkees Songs [VIDEOS]

With the sudden passing of Davy Jones, we decided what better way to honor the iconic singer than with the Top Five Monkees songs of all time.

02/29/2012

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Legendary Blues And R&B Singer Etta James Passes Away At 73

Etta James Photo Gallery Sad news in the music world today, CNN reports that legendary singer [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Etta James[/lastfm] has passed away at the age of 73 in a hospital in Riverside, according to her friend […]

01/20/2012

Clash members Paul Simonon (L) and Joe Strummer (R) in 1984 (Getty Images/STR/AFP)

Rock Flashback: Remembering Joe Strummer

It’s one of the great stage names in rock — [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Joe Strummer[/lastfm]. The man to which it was attached led a fascinating life.

12/28/2011

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