John Amirante was born on May 12, 1934, and died on April 17, 2018. He was an American singer. He was the anthem singer of the New York Rangers at Madison Square Garden from around 1980 until his retirement in 2015. John Amirante also sang the anthem for the New York Yankees and New York ..
Yvonne Lara da Costa was born on April 13, 1921, in Rio de Janeiro and died on April 16, 2018. She was better known as Dona Ivone Lara. She was a Brazilian singer and composer. Dona Ivone Lara graduated in nursing, with specialization in Occupational Therapy, and worked as a social worker until she retired ..
Tom McBride was born on September 18, 1936, and died on April 17, 2018. He was known as Big Tom. He was an Irish country music, Traditional Irish music and Easy Listening singer, guitarist, and saxophone player. Big Tom featured as the frontman of the Irish showband Big Tom and The Mainliners, established in 1966 ..
Maurice Reedus Jr. was born in 1953 and died on April 16, 2018. He was better known as the Sax Man, He was an American saxophone player and street performer based in Cleveland, Ohio. He spent more than 17 years playing. He has played an alto saxophone outside Playhouse Square and Cleveland sporting events. Created ..
José Juan Piñero González was born on August 29, 1942, and died on March 14, 2018. He better known as Pijuán was a Puerto Rican musician. He was credited on several albums under the record labels Phillips Borinquen, Hit Parade, Kubaney, Discos Melón, TH Records, Private Ranch Records and Musical Records. Over the next decades, ..
Liam O’Flynn was born Liam Ó Floinn on April 15, 1945, and died on March 14, 2018. He was an Irish uilleann piper and Irish traditional musician. Other than his solo career and his work with the group Planxty, O’Flynn recorded with many international musical artists, including Christy Moore, Dónal Lunny, Andy Irvine, Kate Bush, ..
Claudia Fontaine was born on August 26, 1960, and died on March 13, 2018. She was an English backing vocalist from Peckham London, England. She has sung with artists such as Betty Boo, Dusty Springfield, Claudia Brücken, Julia Fordham, Marilyn, and the bands Pink Floyd and The Beatmasters. She is also a recurring vocalist for ..
Ivan Roy Davis, Jr. born on February 4, 1932, and died on March 12, 2018. He was an American classical pianist. Ivan Davis received his Bachelor of Music in 1952 from University of North Texas College of Music and an Artist’s Diploma, as a Fulbright Scholar, from the Santa Cecilia Academy in Rome. Ivan Davis ..
Sir Kenneth Arthur Dodd was born on November 8, 1927, in Knotty Ash, Liverpool, England and died on March 11, 2018. He was an English comedian, singer and occasional actor. Dodd was mostly identified by his unruly hair and protruding teeth, his red, white and blue “tickling stick” and his upbeat greeting of “How tickled ..
Nole Floyd “Nokie” Edwards was born on May 9, 1935, in Lahoma, Oklahoma, and died on March 12, 2018. He was an American musician and member of The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Nokie Edwards was primarily a guitarist, best known for his work with The Ventures. He was also an actor, who appeared ..