Celebrity Death

John Blackwell Dr Funk Tribute Special; Listen Now!

John Blackwell Jr. passed away on July 4th, 2017 at the age of 43. Blackwell was a phenonomal drummer playing for Cameo, Patti Labelle, Justin Timberlake, and the musicician’s musician; PRINCE. John Blackwell was suffering and recovering from brain tumors he experienced while touring in Japan last year. He couldn’t use the left arm and […]

Breaking: Soundgarden & Audioslave Lead Singer Chris Cornell Dead At 52

Chris Cornell, the lead singer of Soundgarden & Audioslave has died at the age of 52. Cornell’s rep confirmed the musician died late Wednesday night. The only report we have right now is that the death was “sudden & unexpected” and his wife and family are in shock. The family will be working closely with […]

PRINCE Dead At 57

It is with deep regret and sadness that we are hearing about Prince dying at 57. We do not know cause of death at this time. From PRINCE’s publicist: “It is with profound sadness that I am confirming that the legendary, iconic performer, Prince Rogers Nelson, has died at his Paisley Park residence this morning […]

Breaking: Denise “Vanity” Matthews Has Died At The Age Of 57

It's true. I am sorry to report that Vanity/Denise Matthews has passed away. She was 57. — drfunkenberry (@drfunkenberry) February 16, 2016 Denise Matthews aka Vanity of the 80’s group Vanity 6 has passed away. She was 57. Vanity has been ill with what's called sclerosis encapsulating peritonitis, which is a bowel inflammation. Cases are […]