The Veteran Trinidadian Calypsonian Mighty Composer dies at 83 leaving the Caribbean calypso fraternity to plunged into mourning for the fourth time in recent weeks with the death of the Mighty Composer (Fred Mitchell). Composer […]
Cranberries singer Dolores O’Riordan dies suddenly aged 46 The Cranberries lead singer Dolores O’Riordan died suddenly at the age of 46, her publicist confirmed. The Irish musician, originally from Limerick, led the band to international […]
Tom Petty, the rock musician whose hits included American Girl and I Won’t Back Down, has died in California aged 66 after suffering cardiac arrest. Petty was reportedly rushed to the UCLA Santa Monica hospital […]
US comedian and civil rights activist Dick Gregory has died at the age of 84, his family has announced. Gregory died at hospital in Washington DC after being admitted with an undisclosed illness. The family […]
Jerry Lewis, the manic, rubber-faced showman who jumped and hollered to fame in a lucrative partnership with Dean Martin, has died. He was 91. Lewis later went on to become a self-conscious screen auteur and found […]
Peace prize winner and democracy activist dies of liver cancer, after spending almost a quarter of his life behind bars in China. China is facing a barrage of international criticism for its treatment of the […]
DETROIT (WWJ) — Owner of the Detroit Tigers and Detroit Red Wings, Mike Ilitch, died on Friday afternoon at the age of 87. Olympia Entertainment confirmed Ilitch’s passing at around 6:30 p.m. Friday evening. Ilitch […]
Oscar-nominated British actor John Hurt, died at the age of 77 after his battle with pancreatic cancer. He was known for his roles in the movies “Elephant Man” and “Harry Potter”, his wife Anwen Rees […]
Star Wars actress Carrie Fisher died on Tuesday at age 60. The day before one of her old co-stars also passed away: George S Irving. Carrie worked with the character actor during her Broadway debut […]
Fidel Castro, a Communist revolutionary who came to rule Cuba with an iron fist, died, his brother, President Raul Castro announced. Sandy Hooper/USA TODAY Sandy Hooper, USA TODAY Fidel Castro, the Cuban dictator who helped […]
Soul Singer Sharon Jones, 60, Dies, Grammy-nominated vocalist dies following "heroic battle against pancreatic cancer". Sharon Jones, a powerhouse soul singer with a gritty voice, fast feet and indomitable energy, died Friday of pancreatic cancer. […]
Dap-Kings singer Sharon Jones dies at 60: Hear her perform and talk about soul music.
Gwen Ifill, Host Of 'Washington Week' And 'PBS NewsHour,' Dies Gwen Ifill, one of the most prominent political journalists in the country, has died, according to PBS. She was 61. When she took the helm […]
Janet Reno, the former US attorney general under President Bill Clinton, died following a long battle with Parkinson's disease.
…………………………….Bobby Vee…………………………………….. Bobby Vee, 60 Pop Idol, dies at 73 Bobby Vee, one of the original teen idols of pop music 1960, died Monday after a battle with Alzheimer's disease. He was 73. Vee, a […]
Rod Temperton, the British songwriter best known for Michael Jackson's Thriller and Rock With You, has died.Temperton died in London last week at the age of 66 after "a brief aggressive battle with cancer", Jon […]