Musician & Singer Deaths In July.
Sadly we lost these talented people from the music world recently. Mitch Aliotta, 71, American musician (Rotary Connection, Aliotta Haynes Jeremiah), Justin Lowe, 32, American guitarist (After the Burial), Wayne Carson, 72, American songwriter (“The Letter”, “Always on My Mind”, “Neon Rainbow”). Van Alexander, 100, American big band leader, songwriter-arranger (“A-Tisket, A-Tasket”), film and television composer (I Dream of Jeannie, Bewitched), heart failure
Kyoko, Japanese musician and singer (OOIOO).
Václav Snítil (cs), 87, Czech violinist and teacher.
Dave Black, 62, British musician (Goldie), struck by train.
Buddy Buie, 74, American songwriter (“Spooky”, “Traces”), heart attack.
John Taylor, 72, British jazz pianist, heart attack.
Howard Rumsey, 97, American modern jazz double bassist, bandleader.
Dave Somerville, 81, Canadian-American singer (The Diamonds),
Eric Wrixon, 68, Northern Irish keyboardist (Them, Thin Lizzy).
Capo, 22, American rapper, shot.
Hussein Fatal, 38, American rapper (Outlawz), traffic collision
Michael Masser, 74, American songwriter (“Saving All My Love for You”, “Theme from Mahogany (Do You Know Where You’re Going To)”), complications from a stroke.
Ernie Maresca, 76, American songwriter (“Runaround Sue”, “The Wanderer”) and singer.
Julio Angel, 69, Puerto Rican rock, pop and bolero singer, multiple myeloma.
Camille Bob, 77, American rhythm and blues singer, cancer.
Val Doonican, 88, Irish singer and television presenter.