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October 24, 2018 in Music History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Deaths in Music

  • Darijan Božič, Slovenian composer and conductor, dies at 86
  • Tony Joe White, American blues and swamp rock singer ("Polk Salad Annie"), and songwriter ("Rainy Night In Georgia"), dies of a heart attack at 75
  • Wah-Wah Watson [Melvin Ragin], American session guitarist in Motown's Funk Brothers (Temptations - "Papa Was A Rollin' Stone"), dies at 67
2018 in Music