December 19, 2000 in Music

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Deaths in Music

  • Milt Hinton, American jazz double bassist (b. 1910)
  • Pops Staples, American singer (The Staple Singers) (b. 1915)
  • Rob Buck, American guitarist (10,000 Maniacs) (b. 1958)
  • Roebuck "Pops" Staples, US gospel singer (Staple Singers), dies at 85