RIP: Jody Reynolds, Rockabilly Singer and Songwriter [News Article]

RIP: Mitch Mitchell, Drummer for The Jimi Hendrix Experience [News Article]

RIP: Miriam Makeba, South African singer [News Article]

RIP: Nathaniel Mayer, Detroit R&B Singer [News Article]

RIP: Byron Lee, Ska Pioneer [News Article]

RIP: Pat Leonard, Bassist of Moving Targets [News Article]

RIP: Jimmy Carl Black, Drummer and Vocalist for The Mothers of Invention [News Article]

RIP: Shakir Stewart, Def Jam Executive VP [News Article]

RIP: Frank Navetta, Founding Descendents Guitarist [News Article]

RIP: Yma Sumac, Peruvian Folk Entertainer [News Article]

RIP: Danny Dill, Country Music Songwriter [News Article]

RIP: Terrin Durfey of Pinback, Boilermaker [News Article]

RIP: Dee Dee Warwick, Soul Singer [News Article]

RIP: Rudy Ray Moore, "Godfather of Rap," Dolemite Actor [News Article]

RIP: Levi Stubbs of The Four Tops [News Article]

RIP: Neal Hefti, Jazz Trumpeter and Soundtrack Composer [News Article]

RIP: Frankie Venom, Lead Singer of Teenage Head [News Article]

RIP: William J. Claxton, Famous Jazz Photographer [News Article]

RIP: Amos Heilicher, Owner of Soma Records, Founder of Musicland Chain, Independent Distributor [News Article]

RIP: Jim Yunker, Drummer and Artist, Younger Brother of Michael Yonkers [News Article]