Singer Prince Dies at Age 57

The singer Prince died at his home in Minnesota at the age of 57. Paramedics were summoned to his Paisley Park estate early on Thursday, April 21st, and found him unresponsive in an elevator in his home. The cause of death is currently not known. An autopsy will be performed tomorrow. ADDENUM (June 3rd): The autopsy determined that Prince died from an overdose of the opioid drug, fentanyl. Continue reading “Singer Prince Dies at Age 57”

Death of Music Producer Sir George Martin, the “Fifth Beatle”

Sir George Martin, the “Fifth Beatle,” has died at the age of 90 at his home.

Sir George Henry Martin, the “Fifth Beatle,” has died at the age of 90 at his home. The public announcement was from the twitter account of Richard Starkey/Ringo Starr. Continue reading “Death of Music Producer Sir George Martin, the “Fifth Beatle””

Guitarist Glenn Frey Dies at the Age of 67

The Eagles announce the death of guitar player Glenn Frey at age 67

Glenn Frey, one of the founders of the Eagles band, has died in New York City at the age of 67 from rheumatoid arthritis, colitis and pneumonia. Continue reading “Guitarist Glenn Frey Dies at the Age of 67”