Its not even June, and we have already lost over 20 people in the music business this year.  Here is the list of muscians we have lost.

 

--Robin Gibb

 

--Donna Summer

 

--Whitney Houston

 

--Etta James

 

--Adam "MCA" Yauch

 

--Dick Clark

 

--Don Cornelius

 

--Davy Jones

 

--Crowded House drummer Peter Jones

 

--Legendary R&B bassman and Blues Brother Donald "Duck" Dunn

 

--Chris Etheridge of the Flying Burrito Brothers

 

--Bert "Mr. Guitar" Weedon  (Weedon backed singers like Judy Garland and Frank Sinatra.) 

 

--Levon Helm from The Band

 

--Guitarist Ronnie Montrose

 

--Bassist Michael Davis of the MC5

 

--Greg Ham of Men At Work

 

--Earl Scruggs

 

--Doobie Brothers drummer Michael Hossack

 

--Robert Sherman, who wrote "It's a Small World" ride and the "Marry Poppins" tune "Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious"

 

--Johnny Otis of "Willie and the Hand Jive" fame