Friday, January 6, 2012

20 Musicians Who Die in January


Gerry Rafferty, at 20.14 GMT on Tuesday 4 January 2011
Egyptian artist and musician Ahmed Bassiouni died on January 28
Died, January 13, 2010(2010-01-13) (aged 59) - Teddy Pendergrass
2011 – Mark Ryan, 51, British musician (Adam and the Ants)
1999 – Barış Manço, Turkish singer, composer, television producer and celebrity.
1981 – Cozy Cole, American jazz drummer
2011 – Pandit Bhimsen Joshi, Indian Musician, Bharat Ratna Laureate
2010 – Pernell Roberts, American actor & singer, last surviving star of Bonanza
2009 – Gérard Blanc, French singer
2005 – June Bronhill, Australian singer
2008 – John Stewart, American musician (The Kingston Trio)
2007 – Murat Nasyrov, Russian singer and composer
2007 – Denny Doherty, Canadian singer (The Mamas & the Papas)
2006 – Wilson Pickett, American singer
1995 – Gene MacLellan, Canadian composer and singer
1982 – Elis Regina, Brazilian singer
2007 – Alice Coltrane, American jazz musician
2004 – Randy VanWarmer, American singer and songwriter
2003 – Maurice Gibb, British singer, songwriter, and musician (Bee Gees)
2001 – Luiz Bonfá, Brazilian guitarist and composer