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Fellow artists and friends react to the passing of Glen Campbell

After the passing of Country Icon Glen Campbell, Fellow artists and friends reacted to the sad news: “Well Glen Campbell was special because he was so gifted. Glen is one of the greatest voices that ever was in the business, and he was one of the greatest musicians. He was a wonderful session musician as well. A lot of people …

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Glen Campbell Dead at Age 81

Glen Campbell, the “Rhinestone Cowboy” singer from Delight, Arkansas, a mainstay of music and television for decades, has passed away, his family announced on Facebook on Tuesday (August 8th). He was 81 years old. His family released a state on Facebook saying “It is with the heaviest of hearts that we announce the passing of our beloved husband, father, grandfather, …

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Mike Shinoda & Musicians Respond to Chester Bennington’s Death

Mike Shinoda of Linkin Park has responded to the death of bandmate Chester Bennington. The internet has been taken over by the tragic and very unexpected death of Bennington. See the responses from artists below. Shocked and heartbroken, but it’s true. An official statement will come out as soon as we have one. — Mike Shinoda (@mikeshinoda) July 20, 2017 …

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Marilyn Manson Posts Heartfelt Message after Father’s Death

Marilyn Manson recently took to social media to announce the death of his father, Hugh Warner. Who passed away yesterday (July 7th) at the age of 70. Manson’s message read, “Today I lost my father, Hugh Warner. He taught me how to be a man, a fighter and a survivor. He taught me how to shoot a gun. How to drive. …

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Iconic Rock Legend, Chris Cornell dies at age 52 Following Soundgarden’s Detroit, MI performance (1964-2017)

Soundgarden and Audioslave iconic Vocalist, Chris Cornell (age 52) was found dead on his MGM Grand Detroit hotel’s bathroom floor in Detroit with a band around his neck following Soundgarden’s performance at Fox Theater. Cornell died Wednesday night in Detroit, MI said his representative, Brian Bumbery (of BBGUNPR), in a statement that called the death “sudden and unexpected” and that said …

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Megadeth Frontman says “Nick went to heavy metal heaven last night” at Rock'n Derby paying homage to Nick Menza

Sunday was a sad day for Megadeth & their fans as Frontman Dave Mustaine awoke to the news that his former bandmate, drummer Nick Menza, had passed away while performing a show at the Baked Potato in Studio City, Calif. The day ended with Mustaine and his bandmates getting a chance to let fans at the Rock’N Derby festival in New York join them in celebrating the …

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Corey Taylor Paid Tribute To PRINCE singing PURPLE RAIN

In an odd coincidence, Slipknot and Stone Sour frontman Corey Taylor was booked to perform at famed Minneapolis, MN venue First Avenue, the venue where a young Prince cut his teeth on the day that Prince sadly passed away. So it is with no surprise that Taylor performed a cover one of Prince’s defining songs, “Purple Rain.”

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Legendary artist Prince dies at 57

Prince’s publicist Yvette Noel-Schure has confirmed his death with the following statement:  “It is with profound sadness that I am confirming that the legendary, iconic performer, Prince Rogers Nelson, has died at his Paisley Park residence this morning at the age of 57.” The 57-year-old musician’s body was discovered at his Paisley Park compound in Minnesota early Thursday morning, reports TMZ. Prince’s private …

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MOTLEY CRUE REVEALS DATE OF FINAL SHOW + NEW SONG/VIDEO

Iconic rock band Mötley Crüe announced today on Fox and Friends the details of their final performance. This will mark the end of their touring career and will conclude their two year Final Tour cycle at the end of 2015 on New Year’s Eve, December 31 at Staples Center in their hometown of Los Angeles where the band’s career began …

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