RIP: Gil Scott-Heron [News Article]

RIP: Kathy Kirby, Eurovision singer [News Article]

RIP: Cornell Dupree, guitarist who played with Miles Davis, James Brown, Bill Withers [News Article]

RIP: John Walker, founder of The Walker Brothers [News Article]

RIP: Hazel Dickens, bluegrass musician [News Article]

RIP: Phoebe Snow, singer/songwriter [News Article]

RIP: Poly Styrene, X-Ray Spex frontwoman [News Article]

RIP: Max Mathews, computer music pioneer [News Article]

RIP: Norio Ohga, CD pioneer, former Sony president/chairman [News Article]

RIP: Gerard Smith (TV on the Radio's bassist) [News Article]

RIP: Ray Smith, owner of Ray's Jazz Shop [News Article]

RIP: Billy Bang, free jazz violinist and composer [News Article]

RIP: Randy Wood, Dot Records founder [News Article]

RIP: Gil Robbins of folk group The Highwaymen [News Article]

RIP: Mel McDaniel, country musician [News Article]

RIP: Don Hill, legendary NY club owner [News Article]

RIP: Henrik Frykman of Disfear [News Article]

RIP: Danny McClain, Grand Ulena drummer [News Article]

RIP: Corey McGriff a.k.a. DJ Megatron, BET 106 & Park host [News Article]

RIP: Ralph Mooney, influential steel guitarist [News Article]