Pop and Rock Star Deaths in 2015


Gary Richrath in the middle surrounded by his REO Speedwagon band mates.

Gary Richrath

Band: REO Speedwagon
Position: guitarist
Died: Sept. 13, 2015
Cause of death: not disclosed
Age: 65
Distinction: Wrote REO's No. 5 single, "Take It on the Run," in 1981.

Steve Bloom

Steve Bloom

Publisher of CelebStoner.com, former editor of High Times and Freedom Leaf and co-author of Pot Culture and Reefer Movie Madness.