THE ROOTS

Obits: Roots Manager Rich Nichols Passes Away

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Longtime leader of the band since their inception.

Ruby Dee

Obits: Legendary Actress Ruby Dee Dies At 91

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Legendary actress and activist passes away.

#ART

H.R. Giger, The Oscar-Winning Creator Of ‘Alien’, Has Died

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Swiss artist H.R. Giger has died at age 74, and we've collected a few of his iconic works here to appreciate the man.

#Comics

A Tribute To Al Feldstein, One Of The Defining Voices Of MAD Magazine

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You may not know the name Al Feldstein, but you know his work. A requiem for a great man in comics.

#music news

Obits: Remembering Chicago Footwork Pioneer DJ Rashad

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Remembering the influential Chicago DJ and his influence on the current crop of Chi-Town artists

Rob Base

Obits: DJ E-Z Rock Of “It Takes Two” Fame Passes Away

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Legendary as one of the names behind one of rap's biggest hits from 1988.

TAMPA BAY

RIP, Pervert Dave. (Florida Friday)

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Today's unusual obituary name comes to us from Citrus County, where friends and family say goodbye to 'Pervert Dave.'

#music news

Obits: Frankie Knuckles, ‘Godfather’ Of House Music, Passes Away At 59

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Chicago and the world was dealt a great blow as music pioneer dies.

SELF WRITTEN OBITUARIES

James Rebhorn Wrote Himself An Incredibly Elegant Obituary

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Diagnosed with melanoma in 1992, James Rebhorn had actually penned his own obituary.

#HOMELAND

James Rebhorn Wrote His Own Obituary Before Dying And It's Beautiful

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We should all be so lucky as to be able to write our own obits. And to be so damn eloquent in doing so, too.

Uncle Junebug

Snoop Dogg – “Miss Everything” Video + Uncle June Bug Passes Away

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Rapper's uncle, long a fixture in his stage shows and videos, passes away.

SMOKE BREAK

Anna Gordy Gaye, Marvin Gaye’s Ex-Wife, Dies At 92

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Gordy passed away Friday with family members by her side.

TV/Movies

‘Fresh Prince’ Actor James Avery Dies At 65

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How do we start 2014? By saying goodbye to James "Uncle Phil" Avery.

THREE 6 MAFIA

Obits: Three 6 Mafia’s Lord Infamous Dead At 40

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Rapper dies in his sleep after suffering a heart attack.




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