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Kenneth William David Hensley 24 August 1945 4 November 2020

Kenneth William David Hensley 24 August 1945 4 November 2020 was an English singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist and producer, best known for his work with Uriah Heep during the 1970s.He wrote or co-wrote the majority of Uriah Heep’s songs during this period, … Continue reading

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Jerry Jeff Walker Ronald Clyde Crosby; March 16, 1942 – October 23, 2020

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 … Continue reading

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Spencer Davis Spencer David Nelson Davies; 17 July 1939 – 19 October 2020

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 … Continue reading

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John Lester Nash Jr. August 19, 1940 – October 6, 2020

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 … Continue reading

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