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Pop and Rock Star Deaths in 2018

Pop and Rock Star Deaths in 2018


Vinny Paul Abbott

Avicii (Tim Bergling)

Marty Balin

John Perry Barlow

Dennis Edwards

Aretha Franklin

Roy Hargrove

Edwin Hawkins

Hugh Masekela

Charles Neville

Dolores O'Riordan

Pete Shelley

Cecil Taylor

Tony Joe White

Nancy Wilson

Misc. Musicians


Total deaths (75)

Rock (29)

R&B/Hip-Hop (24)

Jazz (12)

Country & Western (2)

Reggae (1)

EDM (1)

Misc. (7)

Steve Bloom

Steve Bloom

Publisher of, editor-in-chief of Freedom Leaf, co-author of Pot Culture and Reefer Movie Madness, and the former editor of High Times.