May 4 : This Day in Music History Deaths

This Day in Music History
Deaths
May 4

1987 : Paul Butterfield, American blues vocalist and harmonica player, died of peritonitis, due to drug use and heavy drinking, in North Hollywood, California at the age of 44. (The Paul Butterfield Blues Band)
See also: This Day in Music History Births (17 December 1942)

1992 : Dudu Mntowaziwayo Ndlovu, Zulu dancer, born , was shot dead near Greytown in KwaZuluNatal, South Africa, at the age of 34. (Johnny Clegg & Savuka)
See also: This Day in Music History Births (25 December 1957)

Dudu Mntowaziwayo Ndlovu

2004 : Clement "Coxsone" Dodd, Jamaican record producer, influential in the development of ska and reggae, born Clement Seymour Dodd, died of a heart attack in Kingston, Jamaica, at the age of 72.
See also: This Day in Music History Births (26 January 1932)

2012 : Mort Lindsey, American orchestrator, composer, pianist, conductor and musical director, born Morton Lippman, died in Malibu, California, at the age of 89.
See also: This Day in Music History Births (21 March 1923)

2012 : Adam Yauch aka Nathanial Hörnblowér, American rapper, musician, film director, and human rights activist, born Adam Nathaniel Yauch, died from salivary gland cancer in New York, New York, at the age of 47. (Beastie Boys)
See also: This Day in Music History Births (5 August 1964)

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