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Leon Redbone Dickran Gobalian, August 26, 1949 – May 30, 2019)

Leon Redbone (born Dickran Gobalian, August 26, 1949 – May 30, 2019) was a singer-songwriter, guitarist, actor and voice actor specializing in jazz, blues, and Tin Pan Alley classics. Recognized by his Panama hat, dark sunglasses, and black tie, Redbone … Continue reading

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Paul Martin Raymond 16 November 1945-13 April 2019

Paul Martin Raymond 16 November 1945-13 April 2019 Raymond began his musical career in January 1964 as a jazz musician. He later joined Plastic Penny as their keyboardist/vocalist, and replaced Christine McVie in British blues band Chicken Shack when she … Continue reading

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Ermias Asghedom August 15, 1985 – March 31, 2019 Nipsey Hussle

Ermias Asghedom (August 15, 1985 – March 31, 2019), known professionally as Nipsey Hussle (often stylized as Nipsey Hu$$le), was an American rapper and songwriter from Los Angeles, California. Emerging from the West Coast hip hop scene in the mid-2000s, … Continue reading

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