Kraftwerk co-founder Florian Schneider-Esleben dies at 73

Kraftwerk won a Grammy award for lifetime achievement in 2014......»»

Category: topSource: tmzMay 6th, 2020

Troy Sneed, Grammy-nominated gospel singer, dies from coronavirus complications

Troy Sneed, a Grammy nominated gospel singer and record label founder, has died of complications from Covid-19, his publicist Bill Carpenter confirmed to CNN......»»

Category: break-upsSource: tmzApr 28th, 2020

Founder of Worldstar HipHop website dies at 43

Founder of the popular, "R-rated," website, Lee O'Denat, has died in San Diego at age 43.        .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayJan 25th, 2017

Butch Trucks, founding drummer of the Allman Brothers Band, dies at 69

Butch Trucks, the co-founder and drummer for the Allman Brothers Band, passed away at his home Tuesday night in West Palm Beach, Florida, Truck's booking agent Page Stallings told CNN. He was 69......»»

Category: topSource: cnnJan 25th, 2017

Lee "Q" O"Denat, WorldStarHipHop founder, dies at 43

Lee "Q" O'Denat, the founder of the immensely popular site, died Monday at 43, the San Diego County Medical Examiner's Office confirmed to CNN. The cause of death has been listed as atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease......»»

Category: topSource: cnnJan 25th, 2017 founder Lee "Q" O’Denat dies at 43

His philosophy: “Hip-hop is for the sex, the drugs, the violence, the beefs, the culture.”        .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayJan 25th, 2017

Co-founder of Toronto International Film Festival dies

TORONTO (AP) — A co-founder of the Toronto International Film Festival has died......»»

Category: topSource: yahooJan 3rd, 2017

Tony Martell, Founder of the T.J. Martell Foundation, Dies at 90

Martell was a longtime label exec and A&R man who worked with Electric Light Orchestra, Joan Jett, Ozzy Osbourne, Stevie Ray Vaughan, The Isley Brothers and others over a career that spanned from the 1960s to the more.....»»

Category: musicSource: hollywoodreporterDec 1st, 2016

Tony Martell, music exec, leukemia foundation founder, dies

MADISON, N.J. (AP) — A music executive who founded the industry's largest foundation for leukemia, cancer and AIDS research has died. Tony Martell was 90 years old......»»

Category: topSource: yahooNov 28th, 2016

Canadian Cable TV Pioneer Israel "Sruki" Switzer Dies at 87

Switzer built parts of Falcon Cable, the Los Angeles-based cable system, for founder Marc Nathanson. read more.....»»

Category: tvSource: hollywoodreporterDec 13th, 2016

Phil Chess, co-founder of blues label Chess Records, dies

CHICAGO (AP) — Chess Records co-founder Phil Chess, who with brother Leonard helped launch the careers of Chuck Berry, Howlin' Wolf, Muddy Waters and others and amassed a catalog of rock and electric "Chicago" blues that profoundly influenced popular mu.....»»

Category: topSource: yahooOct 20th, 2016

Joan Marie Johnson, founding member of the Dixie Cups, dies aged 72

Joan Marie Johnson, co-founder of pop trio the Dixie Cups who recorded such classics as Chapel of Love and Iko Iko, dies aged 72......»»

Category: topSource: 12th, 2016

Gordon Davidson, Mark Taper Forum Founder, Dies at 83

The Tony Award winner and longtime Center Theatre Group leader was "one of the most renowned and respected artistic directors.".....»»

Category: moviesSource: yahooOct 5th, 2016

Australian counterculture icon Richard Neville dies at 74

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australian author and social commentator Richard Neville, best known as founder of the 1960s counterculture magazine Oz, has died, his wife said. He was 74......»»

Category: topSource: yahooSep 6th, 2016

Oz magazine co-founder Richard Neville dies aged 74

Richard Neville, the Australian author and co-founder of controversial 60s counterculture magazine Oz, has died in Byron Bay aged 74......»»

Category: topSource: 11th, 2017

Lou Pearlman, Backstreet Boys founder, dies in prison

Lou Pearlman, the producer who launched the hit 1990s boy band groups Backstreet Boys and NSYNC, has died in prison while serving a 25-year sentence for bilking investors of $300 million. The Federal Bureau of Prisons said the disgraced businessman died o.....»»

Category: topSource: yahooJan 12th, 2017

Backstreet Boys and NSync founder Lou Pearlman dies

US boy band mogul Lou Pearlman, founder of the Backstreet Boys and NSync, dies aged 62 in prison, where he was serving 25 years for fraud......»»

Category: topSource: 12th, 2017

Clannad founder Padraig Duggan dies

Padraig Duggan, one of the founding members of Irish folk band Clannad, dies aged 67......»»

Category: topSource: 10th, 2016

TBN co-founder Jan Crouch dies at 78

Jan Crouch, a co-founder of Trinity Broadcasting Network and popular televangelist, has died following a stroke, her son announced Tuesday via a posting on his and his wife's website. She was 78......»»

Category: topSource: cnnJan 15th, 2017

Jan Crouch dies at 78

Jan Crouch, a co-founder of Trinity Broadcasting Network and popular televangelist, has died following a stroke, her son announced Tuesday via a posting on his and his wife's website. She was 78. Sponsored: Drivers With No Tickets In 3 Years Read This Do.....»»

Category: topSource: cnnJan 15th, 2017

George Weymouth, artist who hid Wyeth"s "Helga" works, dies

CHADDS FORD, Pa. (AP) — George Weymouth, a museum founder, conservationist and artist who for years helped hide a secret cache of Andrew Wyeth's "Helga" portraits, has died......»»

Category: topSource: yahooMay 3rd, 2016