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18 musicians who died in 2016

18 musicians who died in 2016

2016 the year the music died! As 2016 comes to an end, I look back at 18 musicians who died in 2016, well actually over the last 13 months. I have done 13 months rather than just 2016 so Rock God Lemmy can be included. 28 December 2015: Lemmy Lemmy (Ian Fraser Kilmister) (24 December 1945 – 28 December 2015) was an English musician, singer, and songwriter who founded and fronted the rock band Motörhead. He was Rock n Roll! Born in Stoke, he grew up in North Wales and played in several rock bands in the 1960s, including The Rocking Vickers. He worked as a roadie for legendary left handed guitarist Jimi Hendrix, and others, before joining the Hawkwind and singing lead vocals on…
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