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Jazz Legend Al Jarreau Dies

Just days after abruptly canceling all of his upcoming shows and announcing that he was retiring, jazz legend Al Jarreau has died.

Music Journalist Rickie Yorke Dies

Australian music journalist Ritchie Yorke has died at the age of 73.

Kittie Bassist Trisha Doan Dead At 31

Trish Doan, the bassist for the Canadian metal band Kittie, has died. She was 31.

Sports And Pizza Entrepreneur Mike Illitch Dead At 87

Mike Ilitch, owner of the Detroit Red Wings and Detroit Tigers and founder of the Little Caesars Pizza chain has died. He was 87.

Early Rock Figure Bobby Freeman Dies At 76

Bobby Freeman, an early progenitor of rock n' roll, who scored a big hit with his song “Do You Want to Dance,” died on Jan. 23 at his home in Daly City. He was 76.

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