1. Jazz Singer Abbey Lincoln Dies in New York

    August 15, 2010 9:29 AM EDT 0 0 0 Abbey Lincoln , a jazz singer and songwriter known for her phrasing, emotion and uncompromising style, died Saturday in New York at age 80. She had been declining in health for the past year. Her death was confirmed by friend and filmmaker Carol Fri ...

  2. May 29, 2009

    May 29, 2009 12:00 AM EDT – Oscar Brown Jr., singer, composer, lyricist, dies in Chicago from complications from a blood infection in the lower spine. He is 78. 1999 – The remains of Iron Butterfly’s Philip Taylor Kramer are found in at the bottom of Decker Canyon near ...

  3. This Day in Music

    May 29, 2008 12:00 AM EDT - Oscar Brown Jr., singer, composer, lyricist, playwright and black culture activist, dies in Chicago from complications from a blood infection in the lower spine. He is 78. 2005 - Oscar Brown Jr., singer, composer, lyricist, playwright and bla ...

  4. This Day in Music

    May 29, 2007 12:00 AM EDT - Oscar Brown Jr., singer, composer, lyricist, playwright and black culture activist, dies in Chicago from complications from a blood infection in the lower spine. He is 78. 2005 - Oscar Brown Jr., singer, composer, lyricist, playwright and bla ...

  5. This Day in Music

    May 29, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 <b>1999 - </b>The Rolling Stones launch the European leg of their Bridges to Babylon tour, performing in front of 80,000 enthusiastic fans in an open-air concert in Stuttgart, Germany.<br clear="none" 2005 - Oscar Brown Jr., ...

  6. Oscar Brown Jr. Dead At 78

    June 01, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Death attributed to complications from blood infection. Oscar Brown Jr., singer, composer, lyricist, playwright and black culture activist, died May 29 in Chicago from complications from a blood infection in the lower spine. He was 78. Brown burst ...

  7. Jazz Great Oscar Brown Dies

    May 30, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Oscar Brown Jr., a legendary rhythm & blues and jazz singer, died yesterday (May 29) at age 78 following a two-month illness, his son said. Oscar Brown Jr., a legendary rhythm & blues and jazz singer, died yesterday (May 29) at age 78 follow ...

  8. Verve/Remixed 2

    September 27, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Like its predecessor "Verve Remixed," "Verve/Remixed 2" finds today's DJ/producers remixing and reinterpreting classic recordings from Verve's legendary vaults. Like its predecessor "Verve Remixed," "Verv ...