Pop and Rock Star Deaths in 2017

Sib Hashian, sporting his famous afro, in the middle surrounded his Boston bandmates.

Sib Hashian

Band: Boston

Position: drummer

Died: Mar. 22, 2017

Cause of death: collapsed on stage while performing on a cruise ship

Age: 67

Distinctions: Boston's second drummer, Hashian performed on the group's first two albums, Boston (1976), which included the No. 3 hit, "More Than a Feeling"; and Don't Look Back (1978). 

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.