Top Ten Saddest Musician Deaths
The Contenders: Page 8
141 James Horner
142 Ella Fitzgerald
Ella Jane Fitzgerald was an American jazz singer often referred to as the First Lady of Song, Queen of Jazz and Lady Ella.
143 Klaus Nomi
Klaus Sperber (January 24, 1944 – August 6, 1983), better known as Klaus Nomi, was a German countertenor noted for his wide vocal range and an unusual, otherworldly stage persona.
144 Herman Brood
145 Peter Teumer (Daily Terror)
146 Johnny Thunders
John Anthony Genzale Jr. (July 15, 1952 – April 23, 1991), better known by his stage name Johnny Thunders, was an American rock and roll/punk rock guitarist, singer and songwriter. He came to prominence in the early 1970s as a member of the New York Dolls. He later played with The Heartbreakers and ...read more.
147 Nick Marsh
148 Phil Taylor
Philip John Taylor, better known as "Philthy Animal" Taylor, was an English rock drummer in the British Rock 'n' Roll band Motörhead from 1975–1984 and 1987–1992 recording eleven studio albums and four live albums, including No Sleep 'til Hammersmith and Nö Sleep at All, between them.
149 Paul Kantner
150 Chris Squire
Christopher Russell Edward Squire was an English musician, singer and songwriter. He was best known as the bassist and founding member of the progressive rock band Yes.
153 Merle Haggard
154 Vi Subversa
155 Robert Palmer
Why is he in last place? Get him MUCH higher. - EpicJake
Unexpected sad death
156 Larkin Allen Collins Jr.
This musician had an extremely difficult life:He lost one of his longtime friends, and then lost his wife, and lost his girlfriend and lost what he loved since he was little:music and cars. It wasn't until 4 years later until he died of pneumonia. He had a hard life already and was extremely depressed when his wife died by a hemorrhage caused by childbirth. R.I.P freebird Allen Collins...
157 Jeff Healey
158 Bryn Jones (Muslimgauze)
159 Soad Hosny
160 Woody Guthrie
Woodrow Wilson "Woody" Guthrie was an American singer-songwriter and musician whose musical legacy includes hundreds of political, traditional, and children's songs, along with ballads and improvised works.