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Legendary Rocker TOM PETTY Dead at 66; Found in Cardiac Arrest, Taken Off Life Support

Tom Petty (A.K.A. Thomas Earl Petty) was rushed to the hospital Sunday night (Oct. 1st) after he was found unconscious, not breathing and in full cardiac arrest at his Malibu home, law enforcement sources told TMZ. Petty, became famous with Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers in 1978, Petty was 66 years old. EMT’s rushed to Petty’s Malibu home and were able to get a …

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Hugh Hefner, Iconic founder of Playboy Magazine, has died at age 91

The iconic founder of Playboy magazine, Hugh Hefner, has died at his home. The Playboy Mansion is where he passed away, He died of natural causes at age 91, Playboy Enterprises said in a statement on Wednesday. Read Playboy’s statement to E-News below. American Icon and Playboy Founder, Hugh M. Hefner passed away today. He was 91. #RIPHef pic.twitter.com/tCLa2iNXa4 — Playboy (@Playboy) …

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Country Star Troy Gentry Killed in Tragic Helicopter Accident

Troy Gentry, of the country duo Montgomery Gentry, has died following a tragic helicopter crash in Medford, New Jersey, according to a statement posted on the group’s official site and socials. Gentry was 50. The crash took place slightly before 1 p.m. ET in Medford, NJ, according to the statement. The helicopter’s pilot also was killed, authorities have said. Montgomery …

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Jared Leto Delivers Beautiful Speech to Late Chester Bennington, Chris Cornell

Jared Leto has released a statement remembering his late friends, Linkin Park frontman Chester Bennington and Chris Cornell. At the 2017 MTV Video Music Awards he has a beautiful speech to give saying “Chester was my friend, as he was to so many, and witnessing his life taught me important things, especially about working relentlessly, pursuing dreams and being kind and caring while doing it. …

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Adrenaline Mob’s Tour Manager and Local Musician Jane Train dies from Injuries Suffered in July Crash

A Local musician Janet Rains, professionally known as Jane Train known, has died after she was injured in a wreck in July as she was on the road tour managing Adrenaline Mob. According to an update from TimesLeader.com,  Jane “took a turn for the worse” over the weekend and is in “very, very, very critical condition,” her attorney said Monday. Train’s mother, Lucille Joyner, …

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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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