(75), singer-songwriter whose songs were recorded by such stars as Johnny Cash, Guy Clark, Nanci Griffith, David Allan Coe, Carlene Carter, Dave Edmunds, Billie Jo Spears, Lacy J Dalton, Kevin Willis, Del Reeves and Steve Young.
In Diessenhofen, Switzerland, of heart failure (57), songwriter and pianist, who penned several film scores including Mickey Rooney's 'Home for Christmas' and the award-winning movie 'Breakfast With Monica'.
'), Johnny Sea ('My Baby Walks All Over Me'), Dean Martin, Merle Haggard, Jerry Lee Lewis, Red Simpson, Johnny Cash, Ernest Tubb, Bob Luman, Vikki Carr, Waylon Jennings, Porter Wagoner, Jim Ed Brown, Ray Price and Buck Owens.
In Pleasanton, California, USA of heart failure (52), singer, songwriter and actor, whose songs for Tragically Hip include such radio classics as 'New Orleans Is Sinking', 'Blow At High Dough', 'Courage (For Hugh Mac Lennan)', 'Ahead By A Century' and 'Bobcaygeon'. In Toronto, Canada, of glioblastoma (71), songwriter, vocalist and guitarist with Aliotta, Haynes & Jeremiah, and writer of the groups signature tune amd Chicago anthem 'Lake Shore Drive', featured in the movie 'Guardians Of The Galaxy II'.
Dakota Staton, Sandra Hall, Dana Gillespie, Vaneese Thomas, Koko Taylor, Z. In Neuilly-sur-Seine, France, of an infection complicated by cancer.