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October 6, 2020 in Music History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Deaths in Music


Person of interestEddie Van Halen

Eddie Van Halen, Dutch-American rock guitarist (Van Halen - "You Really Got Me"; "Jump"), dies of throat cancer at 65 [1]

Rock Guitarist Eddie Van Halen
Rock Guitarist
Eddie Van Halen
  • Johnny Nash, American rocker (I Can See Clearly Now), dies at 80 [1]
2020 in Music