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May 18, 2017 in Music History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Deaths in Music

  • Chris Cornell, American musician (Soundgarden, Audioslave), commits suicide at 52
  • Frankie Paul [Paul Blake], Jamaican reggae musician, dies of kidney disease at 51
  • Jimmy "Bro" Hayes, American doo-wop bass singer (Persuasions - "Under the Boardwalk"), dies at 74
2017 in Music