Rosa Nell Powell (née Speer) was born on September 22, 1922 and died on May 16, 2017. She was an American southern gospel singer. She sang with the well-known Speer Family Gospel Choir. Rosa Nell Speer passed away at 94 ..
James “Jimmy” Copley, sometimes credited as Jim Copley was born in 1953 and died on May 13, 2017. He was an English rock drummer. He was popularly a session musician Copley has worked with Jeff Beck, Graham Parker, Upp, Paul Young, Roger Glover, Magnum, Ian Gillan and Glenn Hughes of Deep Purple, Go West, Killing ..
Tom McClung was born in 1957 and died on May 14, 2017. He was an American jazz pianist and composer. He released several jazz albums, both as a leader and as a sideman to other artists. McClung played and recorded with musicians such as Archie Shepp, Yusef Lateef, and Marion Brown. McClung spent years residing, ..
Norma Procter was born on February 15, 1928, Cleethorpes, Lincolnshire and died on May 2, 2017, Grimsby. She was an English contralto. Procter studied with Roy Henderson. Procter was best known for her oratorio and recital work but also performed in opera, with her debut at the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, in 1961 as ..
İbrahim Erkal was born on October 10, 1966, in Narman, Erzurum and died on May 11, 2017, in Ümraniye, İstanbul. He was a Turkish singer, songwriter, composer and actor. His first album was released in 1984 by İbrahim Güzelses name. The album was called Tutku. His third album was released in 1996, called Gönlünüze Talibim. ..
Clive Colin Brooks was born on December 28, 1949, in Bow, East London and died on May 5, 2017. He was a drummer. Brooks was best known for his work in the English progressive rock band Egg. After seeing a Melody Maker ad in early 1968, Clive joined Uriel, a blues-rock group formed by City ..
Mary Tsoni was born in 1987, in Athens and died on May 8, 2017. She was a Greek actress and singer. Tsoni was best known for her roles in the films Evil (2005), Dogtooth and Evil: In the Time of Heroes (both 2009). She made an apperance in Dogtooth, Mary won the award for Best ..
David Pell was born on February 26, 1925, in New York City and died on May 8, 2017. He was an American jazz saxophonist and bandleader. David Pell was best known for leading a cool jazz octet in the 1950s. Pell was married to Babette when he was living in North Hollywood and had two ..
Ustad Rais Khan was born on November 25, 1939, and died on May 6, 2017. He was a Pakistani sitarist from Karachi, Pakistan. Khan was regarded as ‘one of the greatest sitar players of all times’. Khan continued to perform until the end of his life. During 2017, he was awarded Pakistan’s third highest civilian ..
Erik Martin was born on January 12, 1936, in Neuss and died on April 25, 2017. He was a German writer, songwriter and composer of songs. Martin was the founder and editor of the literature and art magazine Muschelhaufen. He was the first-born son of Illa and Ernst J. Martin – both dentists and dendrologists; ..