Sept. 27

Wilton Felder, tenor saxophonist for The Crusaders, died of myeloma at his home in Whittier, Calif. He was 75.

Sept. 28

Grandstand co-founder/owner Kate Jackson and her husband, Foo Fighters bassist Nate Mendel, welcomed the birth of son Cormac Bloodmoon Mendel in Los Angeles.

Sept. 29

Singer Frankie Ford, whose 1959 hit "Sea Cruise" reached No. 14 on the Billboard Hot 100, died of natural causes. He was 76.

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