September 19 : This Day in Music History Deaths

This Day in Music History
Deaths
September 19

1968 : Red Foley, American singer, musician and radio/TV personality, born Clyde Julian Foley, died in his sleep from respiratory failure in Fort Wayne, Indiana, at the age of 58.
See also: This Day in Music History Births (17 June 1910)

 

1973 : Gram Parsons, American singer, songwriter, guitarist and pianist, born Ingram Cecil Connor III, died of an overdose of morphine and alcohol in Joshua Tree, California, at the age of 26. (The Byrds)
See also: This Day in Music History Births (5 November 1946)

1979 : Lou Busch aka Joe "Fingers" Carr, born Louis Ferdinand Busch, American record producer, musician and songwriter, died of injuries from a car accident in Camarillo, California, at the age of 69.
See also: This Day in Music History Births (18 July 1910)

1997 : Rich Mullins, American contemporary Christian music singer and songwriter, born Richard Wayne Mullins, died in a car accident near Bloomington, Illinois, at the age of 41.
See also: This Day in Music History Births (21 October 1955)

2003 : Slim Dusty, Australian country music singer-songwriter and producer, born David Gordon Kirkpatrick, died from cancer at his home in Sydney, Australia, at the age of 76.
See also: This Day in Music History Births (13 June 1927)

2003 : Frank Lowe, American avant-garde jazz saxophonist and composer, died of lung cancer in New York City at the age of 60.
See also: This Day in Music History Births (24 June 1943)

2004 : Skeeter Davis, American country music singer, born Mary Frances Penick, died in Nashville, Tennessee, at the age of 72.
See also: This Day in Music History Births (30 December 1931)

2006 : Danny Flores aka Chuck Rio, American saxophone player, born Daniel Flores, died of pneumonia in Huntington Beach, California, at the age of 77. He was also known as the "Godfather of Latino rock". (The Champs)
See also: This Day in Music History Births (11 July 1929)

2008 : Earl Palmer, American rock & roll and rhythm and blues drummer, born Earl Cyril Palmer, died after a long illness in Banning, California, at the age of 83.
See also: This Day in Music History Births (25 October 1924)

2009 : Arthur Ferrante, one part of an American piano duo (with Louis Teicher), died of natural causes in Longboat Key, Florida, at the age of 88. (Ferrante and Teicher)
See also: This Day in Music History Births (7 September 1921)
In the photos of this video he is the one in the left.

2009 : Roc Raida aka Grandmaster Roc Raida, American DJ, turntablist and producer, born Anthony Williams, died from cardiac arrest at the age of 37. His death is related to complications from an accident he had while training in Krav Maga, a few weeks earlier. (X-Ecutioners)
See also: This Day in Music History Births (17 May 1972)

2010 : Buddy Collette, American tenor saxophonist, flautist, and clarinetist, born William Marcel Collette, died in Los Angeles, California, at the age of 89.
See also: This Day in Music History Births (6 August 1921)

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