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  1. obits
    Stanley Crouch, Influential Jazz Critic and Cultural Commentator, Dead at 74He was an advocate for traditional jazz.
  2. deaths
    ‘Toots’ Hibbert, Singer of Reggae Group Toots and the Maytals, Has Died at 77He was placed in a medically induced coma last week after showing symptoms related to COVID-19.
  3. diana rigg
    5 Incredible Diana Rigg StoriesNo, she didn’t eat the garlic on purpose.
  4. obits
    Dame Diana Rigg, Icon of British TV and Stage Classics, Dead at 82She acted until her death, playing Olenna in Game of Thrones.
  5. deaths
    Kool & the Gang Co-Founder Ronald ‘Khalis’ Bell Dead at 68He started the legendary funk group with his brother Robert “Kool” Bell in 1964.
  6. obits
    Simeon Coxe, Silver Apples Founder, Dead at 82Coxe innovated in electronic music and jammed with Jimi Hendrix in the late ’60s.
  7. deaths
    ‘I Like to Move It’ DJ, Erick Morillo, Found Dead at 49He was facing a sexual-battery charge in Miami.
  8. rip
    Chadwick Boseman Tribute Becomes Twitter’s Most Liked Tweet of All TimeTwitter confirmed the record on Saturday.
  9. last night on late night
    Amber Riley Performs Emotional Tribute to Naya Rivera on Jimmy Kimmel Live! Divas honoring divas.
  10. obits
    Riley Gale, Leader of Thrash Band Power Trip, Dead at 34“Riley was both a larger than life rock star and a humble and giving friend,” his band wrote.
  11. obits
    Singer-Songwriter Justin Townes Earle, Son of Steve Earle, Dead at 38He released eight albums, including 2019’s The Saint of Lost Causes.
  12. obits
    Singer and Actor Trini Lopez Dead at 83He died of complications due to COVID-19.
  13. obits
    Wilford Brimley, Cocoon Actor and Face of Quaker Oats, Dead at 85He was known for his walrus mustache and roles as a gruff curmudgeon.
  14. obits
    Nightmare on Elm Street Actor John Saxon Dead at 83His career spanned 60 years in film and TV.
  15. rip naya
    Dianna Agron Pens Emotional Tribute to Her Unholy Trinity Sister, Naya Rivera“With Naya, everything was possible …”
  16. crime
    4 Charged With Murder in Death of Rapper Pop SmokeTwo adults and two teens are facing murder and robbery charges.
  17. obits
    Glee Star Naya Rivera Dead at 33An autopsy confirmed Rivera’s death was an accidental drowning.
  18. my album is dropping
    Juice WRLD’s Posthumous Third Album Legends Never Die Has DroppedThe 21-track album features the rappers previously released songs “Righteous” and “Tell Me You Love Me.”
  19. crime
    Everything We Know About Pop Smoke’s DeathThe 20-year-old Brooklyn rapper was killed at a home in Los Angeles, but police are still looking for a motive and suspects.
  20. juice wrld
    Posthumous Juice WRLD Album to Drop This Friday, 7 Months After His DeathA new song with Halsey, “Life’s a Mess,” is out today.
  21. obits
    ‘Devil Went Down to Georgia’ Country Star Charlie Daniels Dead at 83The musician’s biggest hit got him a Grammy Award and a spot in the Country Music Hall of Fame.
  22. rip
    Ennio Morricone, Oscar-Winning Composer, Is Dead at 91The Hateful Eight composer scored over 500 films in his career.
  23. my album is dropping
    Pop Smoke’s Posthumous Debut Album Shoot For The Stars Aim For The Moon Is HereComplete with new album artwork from Virgil Albloh.
  24. in memoriam
    Rob Reiner, Mel Brooks, Alan Alda, and More Celebs Share Tributes to Carl ReinerSarah Silverman, Stephen Colbert, and more share their remembrances.
  25. obits
    “Pop, Lock, and Drop It” Rapper Huey Killed In Double ShootingThe St. Louis hip-hop community grieved the loss on social media.
  26. the sweet hereafter
    Ian Holm, Lord of the Rings and Alien Actor, Dead at 88The Tony Award and BAFTA-winning actor died of Parkinson’s-related illness.
  27. deaths
    K-Pop Star Yohan, Member of Boy Band TST, Dead at 28His boy band, TST, released their most recent album Countdown in January of 2020.
  28. john prine
    Listen to John Prine’s Final Song, ‘I Remember Everything’The late folk legend recorded his last song in his living room in 2019.
  29. deaths
    Dream Street Band Member Chris Trousdale Dead At 34His former bandmate, Jesse McCartney, claimed on Instagram that Trousdale died due to complications from COVID-19.
  30. obits
    Bobby Digital, ‘Dem Bow’ Reggae Producer, Dead at 59The Shabba Ranks song that he produced created the popular dembow riddim.
  31. cancellations
    Terrace House Cancels Season Following the Death of Cast Member Hana KimuraIt’s unclear if the show will end permanently.
  32. deaths
    George Floyd Was a Houston Rapper Who Worked With DJ ScrewFloyd died in Minneapolis police custody on May 25.
  33. deaths
    Larry Kramer, AIDS Activist, Author, and Playwright, Is Dead at 84Kramer was a crucial AIDS activist and dramatized the movement in The Normal Heart.
  34. obits
    Hana Kimura, Pro Wrestler and Terrace House Star, Dead at 22Her cause of death has not been released.
  35. deaths
    Twilight Actor Gregory Tyree Boyce Dead at 30Boyce and his girlfriend, Natalie Adepoju, were both found dead Wednesday in their Las Vegas condo.
  36. obits
    Lynn Shelton, Your Sister’s Sister and Humpday Director, Dead at 54She was an indie-film pioneer and prolific TV director.
  37. deaths
    Melissa Etheridge’s Son, Beckett Cypher, Dies At 21“Today I joined the hundreds of thousands of families who have lost loved ones to opioid addiction.”
  38. obits
    Jerry Stiller, Comedian and Seinfeld Veteran, Is Dead at 92The classically trained actor made waves in comedy more than once.
  39. obits
    Florian Schneider, Co-Founder of Kraftwerk, Dead at 73The group laid the groundwork for electronic music.
  40. deaths
    Pioneering Afrobeat Musician Tony Allen Has Died at Age 79Brian Eno described Tony Allen as “perhaps the greatest drummer who ever lived.”
  41. deaths
    Irrfan Khan, Bollywood Icon and Slumdog Millionaire Star, Dies at 53The actor was recently hospitalized with a colon infection.
  42. deaths
    Tony Award–Winning Actor Brian Dennehy Dead at 81He was an enduring screen presence for decades.
  43. rip kobe
    Kanye West Talks About Driving Down the Road Where Kobe Bryant Died“The way that Kobe would say that we all have to come together and win this championship is the way I look at life now.”
  44. tributes
    Bill Withers’s ‘Lean on Me’ Has Been a Constant Comfort Through the CoronavirusEven before his death this week, people across the world have been singing the legend’s song to help uplift each other during the pandemic.
  45. obits
    Bill Withers, Soul Legend, Dead at 81He died on March 30 of heart complications.
  46. deaths
    Jazz Pianist and Musical Family Patriarch Ellis Marsalis Jr. Dead at 85He had been hospitalized and tested for coronavirus.
  47. deaths
    Adam Schlesinger, Crazy Ex-Girlfriend Songwriter, Dead at 52 From CoronavirusHe had been hospitalized and on a ventilator for multiple days.
  48. theater
    Playwright Terrence McNally Dead at 81 From Coronavirus ComplicationsThe author of Love! Valour! Compassion! and Frankie and Johnny in the Clair de Lune.
  49. obits
    Country-Music Legend Kenny Rogers Dead at 81He sold over 50 million albums with his distinctive, husky voice.
  50. rip
    Katherine Johnson, Hidden Figures NASA Mathematician, Has Died at 101NASA released a statement honoring “her legacy of excellence that broke down racial and social barriers.”
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