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May 8, 1995 in Music History

Day of the Week: Monday

Deaths in Music

  • Carroll Best, American bluegrass banjo player, and educator, shot to death by his brother at 64
  • Teresa Teng [Li-chun], Taiwanese pop singer("Aijin"; "The Power Of Love"; "Airport"), and actress, dies from a severe asthma attack at 42
1995 in Music