Jerry Jeff Walker Ronald Clyde Crosby; March 16, 1942 – October 23, 2020 was an American country music singer and songwriter. He is best known for writing the 1968 song “Mr. Bojangles. Walker’s “Mr. Bojangles” (1968) is perhaps his best-known and most-often covered song. It is about an obscure alcoholic but talented tap-dancing drifter who, when arrested and jailed in New Orleans, insisted on being identified only as Bojangles
Spencer Davis Spencer David Nelson Davies;17 July 1939 – 19 October 2020 was a Welsh multi-instrument musician and founder of the 1960s beat band the Spencer Davis Group They adopted the name the Spencer DavisGroup because Davis was the only one who liked doing press interviews. The group had No 1 hits in the UK with consecutive single releases in 1966 (“Keep On Running” and”Somebody Help Me”). Steve Winwood sang lead vocals on all the Spencer Davis Group’s hits up to “I’m A Man” in 1967.
John Lester Nash Jr. August 19, 1940 – October 6, 2020) was an American reggae and pop music singer-songwriter, best known in the US for his 1972 hit, “I Can See Clearly Now”. He was one of the first non-Jamaican singers to record reggae music in Kingston, Jamaica.
Edward Lodewijk Van Halen January 26, 1955 – October 6, 2020) was a Dutch-born American musician, songwriter, producer, and inventor. He was the main songwriter and founder—with brother and drummer Alex Van Halen, bassist Mark Stone, and singer David Lee Roth—of the American rock band Van Halen. In 2012, he was voted number one in a Guitar World magazine reader’s poll for “The 100 Greatest Guitarists of All Time..Additionally, Van Halen has charted 13 number-one hits in the history of Billboard’s Mainstream Rock chart. In January 2007, Van Halen was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.