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1990

• Larkin Allen Collins Jr. – Lynyrd Skynyrd – (July 19, 1952 – January 23, 1990) – Chronic Pneumonia • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Allen_Collins

 Del Shannon (born Charles Weedon Westover; December 30, 1934 – February 8, 1990) – Suicide • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Del_Shannon

 Richard Roman Grech – Blind Faith (1 November 1946 – 17 March 1990) – Kidney and Liver Failure • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ric_Grech

Andrew Patrick Wood (Malfunkshun) (January 8, 1966 – March 19, 1990) – Heroin • https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Andrew_Wood_%28singer%29

• Stephen ‘Stevie” Ray Vaughan (October 3, 1954 – August 27, 1990), Helicopter Crash • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stevie_Ray_Vaughan

• Thomas Richard “Tom” Fogerty  – Creedence Clearwater Revival – (November 9, 1941 – September 6, 1990) – AIDS  • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tom_Fogerty

1991

• Stephen Maynard Clark – Def Leppard – (23 April 1960 – 8 January 1991) – Overdose • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Steve_Clark

 Serge Gainsbourg – Je t’aime… moi non plus (born Lucien Ginsburg (2 April 1928 – 2 March 1991) – Heart Attack • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Serge_Gainsbourg

 Doc Pomus born Jerome Solon Felder (June 27, 1925 – March 14, 1991) – Lung Cancer • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Doc_Pomus

 Stephen Peter “Steve” Marriott – Small Faces/Humble Pie (30 January 1947 – 20 April 1991) – Accidental Smoke Inhalation • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Steve_Marriott

Johnny Thunders – born John Anthony Genzale, Jr. -The New York Dolls (July 15, 1952 – April 23, 1991) – leukemia • https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Johnny_Thunders

 Harold Eugene “Gene” Clark – The Byrds (November 17, 1944 – May 24, 1991) – Heart Failure • https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gene_Clark

• Mort Shuman (November 12, 1936 – November 2, 1991) – Cancer • https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mort_Shuman

 Eric Carr (born Paul Charles Caravello) Kiss (July 12, 1950 – November 24, 1991) – Heart Cancer • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eric_Carr

• Freddie Mercury born Farrokh Bulsara (5 September 1946 – 24 November 1991) – AIDS • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Freddie_Mercury

1992

Gerard “Jerry” Nolan – The New York Dolls (May 7, 1946 – January 14, 1992) – Stroke • https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jerry_Nolan

• Dee Murray (born David Murray Oates) – Elton John Band – (3 April 1946 – 15 January 1992) – Stroke • https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dee_Murray

• Champion Jack Dupree (between 1908 and 1910 – January 21, 1992) – Cancer • https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Champion_Jack_Dupree

• William James WillieDixon (July 1, 1915 – January 29, 1992) – Natural Causes • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Willie_Dixon

Jeffrey Thomas “Jeff” Porcaro (April 1, 1954 – August 5, 1992) – Heart Failure  • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jeff_Porcaro

• Ronnie Bond, The Troggs (May 4, 1940 – Nov 12, 1992) – Liver disease • https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ronnie_Bond

• Albert King – (April 25, 1923 – December 21, 1992) – Heart Failure • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Albert_King

 Edward Earl “Eddie” Hazel –Parliament-Funkadelic (April 10, 1950 – December 23, 1992) – Liver Failure • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eddie_Hazel

1993

• Patrick Waite –Musical Youth (16 May 1968 — 18 February 1993) – Heart Condition • https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Musical_Youth

• Toy Talmadge Caldwell Jr. – Marshall Tucker Band (November 13, 1947 – February 25, 1993) – Cocaine Induced Heart Attack • https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Toy_Caldwell

• Michael “Mick” Ronson (26 May 1946 – 29 April 1993) – liver cancer • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mick_Ronson

 Mia Katherine Zapata – the Gits (August 25, 1965 – July 7, 1993) – murdered • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mia_Zapata

• Albert Collins – (October 1, 1932 – November 24, 1993) – lung and liver cancer • https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Albert_Collins

Peter John Wood (9 April 1950 – ? December 1993) – head trauma from fall • https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Peter_Wood_(musician)

• Frank Vincent Zappa (December 21, 1940 – December 4, 1993) – Cancer • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Frank_Zappa

• Douglas Owen “Doug” Hopkins –  Gin Blossoms (April 11, 1961 – December 5, 1993) – Suicide • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Doug_Hopkins

• Michael Clarke – The Byrds (June 3, 1946 – Dec 19, 1993) – liver failure • https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Michael_Clarke_(musician)

1994

• Harry Edward Nilsson III (June 15, 1941 – January 15, 1994) – Heart Failure • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Harry_Nilsson

• Papa John Henry Creach – Jefferson Airplane (May 28, 1917 – February 22, 1994) – Heart Failure • https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Papa_John_Creach

• Kurt Donald Cobain – Nirvana (February 20, 1967 – April 5, 1994) – Suicide • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kurt_Cobain

• Lee Brilleaux – Dr. Feelgood (May 10, 1952 – April 7, 1994) – cancer • http://rockandrollparadise.com/lee-brilleaux-41994/

• Nicholas Christian “Nicky” Hopkins (24 February 1944 – 6 September 1994) – Crohn’s Disease Complications • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nicky_Hopkins

• Danny Gatton (September 4, 1945 – October 4, 1994)- Suicide • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Danny_Gatton

• Frederick Dewey Smith (September 14, 1949 – November 4, 1994), known as Fred “Sonic” Smith – Heart Failure • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/MC5

• Chester William “Chet” Powers aka Dino Valenti  (October 7, 1937 – November 16, 1994) – Complications from Brain Surgery • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chet_Powers

1995

• Richard James Edwards – Manic Street Preachers (born 22 December 1967, disappeared c. 1 February 1995, officially presumed dead 23 November 2008) – Unknown • https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Richey_Edwards

• Philip Taylor ‘Phil’ Kramer – Iron Butterfly (July 12, 1952 – February 12, 1995) – Suicide? • https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Philip_Taylor_Kramer

• Melvin Franklin born David Melvin English – The Temptations(October 12, 1942 – February 23, 1995) – Diabetic Seizures • https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Melvin_Franklin

• Vivian Stanshall (Bonzo Dog Band) (Sunday, 21st March 1943 – Sunday, 5th March 1995) – Burn Victim • https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vivian_Stanshall

Ingo “Mr. Smile” Schwichtenberg -Helloween (18 May 1965 – 8 March 1995) – Suicide • https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ingo_Schwichtenberg

William Rory Gallagher (2 March 1948 – 14 June 1995) – Liver failure • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rory_Gallagher

Jerome John “Jerry” Garcia (August 1, 1942 – August 9, 1995) – Heart Attack • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jerry_Garcia

 Holmes Sterling Morrison, Jr. (August 29, 1942 – August 30, 1995) – Velvet Underground – non-Hodgkins Lymphoma • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sterling_Morrison

Richard Shannon Hoon – Blind Melon (September 26, 1967 – October 21, 1995) – Overdose • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shannon_Hoon

1996

• Walter Brown “Brownie” McGhee (November 30, 1915 – February 16, 1996) – Stomach Cancer • https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Brownie_McGhee

John “Johnny Guitar” Watson (February 3, 1935 – May 17, 1996) – Heart attack on stage in Yokohama,Japan • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Johnny_%22Guitar%22_Watson

 Bradley James Nowell -Sublime (February 22, 1968 – May 25, 1996) – Heroin Overdose • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bradley_Nowell

 John Anthony Panozzo – Styx (September 20, 1948 – July 16, 1996) – Liver disease • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Panozzo

• Bryan James “Chas” Chandler (18 December 1938 – 17 July 1996) – Aortic Aneurism • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chas_Chandler

 Eva Marie Cassidy (February 2, 1963 – November 2, 1996) – Melanoma • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eva_Cassidy

• Tiny Tim (born Herbert Khaury; April 12, 1932 – November 30, 1996) – Heart Attack • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tiny_Tim_(musician)

1997

• John Townes Van Zandt (March 7, 1944 – January 1, 1997) – Alcohol Induced Cardia Arrest • https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Townes_Van_Zandt

Randy Craig Wolfe aka Randy California  ( 20 February, 1951 – January 2, 1997) – Drowning • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Randy_California

 Brian Francis Connolly – the Sweet (5 October 1945 – 9 February 1997) – Liver failure due to chronic alcoholism • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Brian_Connolly

 Delores LaVern Baker (November 11, 1929 – March 10, 1997) – Cardiovascular Disease • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/LaVern_Baker

 Laura Nyro (October 18, 1947 – April 8, 1997) – Ovarian Cancer • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Laura_Nyro

• Jeffrey Scott “Jeff” Buckley (November 17, 1966 – May 29, 1997), raised as Scott “Scottie” MoorheadAccidental drowning •  http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jeff_Buckley

 Luther Allison (August 17, 1939 – August 12, 1997) – Brain Tumor • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Luther_Allison

• John Denver born Henry John Deutschendorf, Jr. (December 31, 1943 – October 12, 1997) – Plane crash • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Denver

 Glen Edward Buxton – Alice Cooper (November 10, 1947 – October 19, 1997) – Complications from Pneumonia • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Glen_Buxton

• Tommy Tedesco – (July 3, 1930 – November 10, 1997) – Lung Cancer • https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tommy_Tedesco

• Michael Kelland John Hutchence -INXS –  (22 January 1960 – 22 November 1997) – Suicide michaelhutchence.org • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Michael_Hutchence

Kurt Winter (The Guess Who) – (April 2, 1946 – December 14, 1997) – Kidney Failure • https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kurt_Winter

Nicolette Larson – Neil Young (July 17, 1952 – December 16, 1997) – Cerebral Edema • https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nicolette_Larson

• Jimmy Rogers, born James A. Lane (June 3, 1924 – December 19, 1997) – Colon Cancer •  http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jimmy_Rogers

• Floyd Cramer (October 27, 1933 – December 31, 1997) – Lung Cancer • https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Floyd_Cramer

1998

 Salvatore PhillipSonnyBono (February 16, 1935 – January 5, 1998) – Fatal Skiing accident • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sonny_Bono

• Junior Wells born Amos Wells Blakemore Jr. (December 9, 1934 – January 15, 1998) – Heart and Cancer • https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Junior_Wells

 Carl Lee Perkins (April 9, 1932 – January 19, 1998) – Throat Cancer • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Carl_Perkins

 Carl Dean Wilson – The Beach Boys (December 21, 1946 – February 6, 1998) – Lung Cancer • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Carl_Wilson

• Falco born Johann (Hans) Hölzel  (19 February 1957 – 6 February 1998) – Car Accident • https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Falco_(musician)

• Judge Dread born Alexander Minto Hughes (2 May 1945 – 13 March 1998) – Heart Attack • https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Judge_Dread

• Rob Pilatus – Mili Vanilli (June 8, 1965 – April 2, 1998) – overdose • http://rockandrollparadise.com/rob-pilatus-41998/ 

 Colin “Cozy” Trevor Powell – Jeff Beck/Rainbow etc. (29 December 1947 – 5 April 1998) – One Car Crash • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cozy_Powell

• Wendy Orlean Williams (May 28, 1949 – April 6, 1998) – Suicide • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wendy_O._Williams

 Johnny Moore – The Drifters (December 14, 1934 – December 30, 1998) – Cardiac Arrest • https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Johnny_Moore_%28singer%29

1999

• Barry Pritchard – The Fortunes (April 4, 1944 – January 11, 1999) – Heart Attack • https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Fortunes

Tony Russell Charles” Brown (September 13, 1922 – January 21, 1999) – congestive heart failure • https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Charles_Brown_(musician)

 Dusty Springfield born Mary Isobel Catherine Bernadette O’Brien (16 April 1939 – 2 March 1999) – Cancer • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dusty_Springfield

• Douglas Wayne Sahm – Sir Douglas Quintet (November 6, 1941 – November 18, 1999) – Heart Failure • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Doug_Sahm

 Richard Clare “Rick” Danko – The Band (December 29, 1943 – December 10, 1999) – Heart Failure • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rick_Danko

• Curtis Lee Mayfield (June 3, 1942 – December 26, 1999) – Diabetes • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Curtis_Mayfield