This Day in Music History
2004 : Timi Yuro, American singer and songwriter, born Rosemary Timothy Yuro, died of cancer in Las Vegas, Nevada, at the age of 63.
See also: This Day in Music History Births (4 August 1940)
2008 : Sean Levert, American R&B singer, died by complications from sarcoidosis in prison at Cuyahoga County Correctional Facility at the age of 39. The Coroner's report also noted issues of high blood pressure, heart disease, diabetes and withdrawal from Xanax. He had been in prison for failing to pay child support for three of his children.
See also: This Day in Music History Births (28 September 1968)