September 14 : This Day in Music History Deaths

This Day in Music History
Deaths
September 14

1981 : Furry Lewis, American country blues guitarist and songwriter, born Walter E. Lewis, died from heart failure in Memphis, Tennessee, at the age of 88.
See also: This Day in Music History Births (6 March 1893)

Furry Lewis

1989 : Pérez Prado, Cuban bandleader, singer, organist, pianist and composer, born Dámaso Pérez Prado, died of a stroke in Mexico City, Mexico, at the age of 72.
See also: This Day in Music History Births (11 December 1916)

1998 : Johnny Adams, American blues, jazz and gospel singer, born Laten John Adams, died after a long battle with prostate cancer in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, at the age of 66.
See also: This Day in Music History Births (5 January 1932)

Johnny Adams

2002 : Paul "Hucklebuck" Williams, American blues and rhythm and blues saxophonist and songwriter, born Paul Williams, died in New York City at the age of 87.
See also: This Day in Music History Births (13 July 1915)

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