Deaths in Music in May 2005

  • May 9 Nasrat Parsa, Afghani singer (b. 1969)
  • May 10 David Wayne, American singer (Metal Church) (b. 1958)
  • May 11 Michalis Genitsaris, Greek rebetiko singer and composer (b. 1917)
  • May 12 Monica Zetterlund, Swedish actress and singer (b. 1937)
  • May 13 Eddie Barclay, French record producer (b. 1921)
  • May 22 Thurl Ravenscroft, American voice actor and singer (b. 1914)
  • May 25 Ruth Laredo, American pianist (b. 1937)
  • May 29 George Rochberg, American composer (b. 1918)