Pop and Rock Star Deaths in 2017

Antoine "Fats" Domino Jr.

Band: solo artist

Position: piano, vocals

Died: Oct. 26

Cause of death: undisclosed

Age: 89

Distinctions: One of the original Rock & Roll Hall of Fame inductees in 1986, he had hits with "Ain't That a Shame" (No. 10, 1955), "My Blue Heaven" (No. 19, 1956), "Blueberry Hill" (No. 2, 1956)," I'm  Walkin'" (No. 4, 1957), "Walking to New Orleans" (No. 6, 1960) and "I Hear You Knocking" (No. 67. 1961).

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