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Amy Winehouse May Have Died From Alcohol Withdrawal
Amy Winehouse May Have Died From Alcohol Withdrawal
Amy Winehouse's family has come forward about their late daughter's death, stating that the singer had died from alcohol withdrawal, People reports. According to Britain's The Sun, via People, a source close to the family has revealed that Winehouse quit drinking cold turkey within the past month, sending her body into a state of shock: "Abstinence gave her body such a fright, they thought it
Lupe Fiasco Writes ‘Revolution’ Tribute to Gil Scott-Heron
Lupe Fiasco Writes ‘Revolution’ Tribute to Gil Scott-Heron
Lupe Fiasco is a rapper of substance, which is why he would not let the passing of Gil Scott-Heron go by without paying tribute to the hip-hop pioneer. Inspired by Scott-Heron, who Lupe called a "guiding light of a human being," the Chicago MC expressed his sentiments on his blog, using the prolific poet and musician's 1970 work, 'The Revolution Will Not Be Televised,' as the spark neede
Bernie Wilson, Baritone of the Blue Notes, Dead at 64
Bernie Wilson, Baritone of the Blue Notes, Dead at 64
Bernie Wilson, baritone singer of the legendary R&B group Harold Melvin & the Blue Notes, died this past Sunday at the age of 64. Wilson was a founding member of the Blue Notes, who were one of the most popular Philadelphia soul groups of the '70s, best known for their hit 'If You Don't Know Me By Now,' and 'The Love I Lost,' which is credited as being one of the first disco records. Thoug
DJ Hideo Dies of Cancer
DJ Hideo Dies of Cancer
Yet another member of the global hip-hop community died this week. Respected Los Angeles tastemaker DJ Hideo passed away on Saturday, April 24 after a long bout with colon and liver cancer at the age of 42. In February of 2009, after being diagnosed with the disease, Hideo underwent operations and chemotheraphy at Mission Hospital in Orange County...

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