Deaths in Music in July 1974

  • Jul 6 Carlos Isamitt, composer, dies at 87
  • Jul 27 Lightning Slim, blues singer (Nothing But the Devil), dies at 61
  • Jul 29 "Mama" Cass Elliot, singer (Mamas & Papas), dies from a heart attack in London at 32
  • Jul 30 Lev Konstantinovich Knipper, composer, dies at 75