Eddie Amoo was born Edward Robert Amoo, on 5 May 1950, Liverpool; and died 23rd February 2018, Australia, He was a British soul singer Eddie, he did vocals, guitars. Founded in 1970s The Real Thing are a British soul group formed . Not only a string of British hits, the band charted internationally with their ..
Beebe Freitas was born on August 28, 1938 and died on February 17, 2018. She was an American pianist, organist, vocal coach, and educator. Beebe was the Head of Music for Hawaii Opera Theatre. She made her professional debut performing with the Youngstown Symphony Orchestra during their 1955 – ’56 season. She was a Scholarship ..
During the mid-1980s The Jayhawks are an American alternative country and country rock band that emerged from the Twin Cities music scene. The Bandscountry rock sound was influential on many bands who played the Twin Cities circuit during the 1980s and 1990s like Uncle Tupelo, the Gear Daddies and the Honeydogs. They have released several ..
Fenwick Smith was born in 1949 and died on July 19, 2017. He was an American flutist. Smith studied under Joseph Mariano at the Eastman School of Music, graduating from there in 1972. Soon after, Smith became a member of the New England Woodwind Quintet and began a thirteen-year membership with Boston Musica Viva. Smith ..
Barbara Weldens died on July 19, 2017. was a French singer-songwriter. After releasing her first studio album, Le grand H de l’homme (Man with a capital H), in February 2017. Inspired by Jacques Brel, Weldens was a singer in the chanson réaliste tradition. Waldens often performed in a trio with Barbara Hammadi on piano and ..
Juaneco y Su Combo died on July 20, 2017. He was a Peruvian cumbia band formed in Pucallpa, Peru in 1966. He was originally founded by the amateur saxophonist Juan Wong Paredes as Juaneco y su Conjunto. During 1969, Paredes handed over control of the band to his son, Juan Wong Popolizio, who subsequently renamed ..
Predrag “Cune” Gojković was born on November 6, 1932 and died on July 21, 2017. He was a Serbian singer with a career spanning over six decades. During 1939, Gojković enrolled into primary school and after that he enrolled into the 8th Mens Gymnasium in Belgrade alongside the legendary Yugoslav actors Velimir Bata Živojinović and ..
Paul Angerer was bornon May 16, 1927 and died on July 26, 2017. He was an Austrian violist, conductor, composer and radio presenter. He studied music theory and composition with Friedrich Reidinger and Alfred Uhl, and conducting with Hans Swarowsky. Angerer performed in the viola section of Wiener Symphoniker, Tonhalle Orchester Zürich and Orchestre de ..
Michael Johnson was born on August 8, 1944 and died on July 25, 2017. He was an American pop, country and folk singer-songwriter and guitarist. Michael Johnson was best known for his 1978 hit song “Bluer Than Blue”. Johnson charted four hits on the Billboard Hot 100 charts, and nine more on the Hot Country ..
Benjamin Paapa Kofi Yankson was born on June 22, 1944 Winneba, Ghana and died on July 21, 2017, in Dansoman, Accra, Ghana. He was also known as Paapa Yankson. He was a Ghanaian highlife singer, songwriter, and producer. Yankson recorded two dozen albums during his career; his hit songs included “Wiase Mu Nsem”, “Show Your ..