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Bernie Worrell, Parliament-Funkadelic Keyboardist, Dies at 72

24 June 2016 3:02 PM, PDT | The Wrap | See recent The Wrap news »

Bernie Worrell, the keyboardist and composer who was known as an early member of Parliament-Funkadelic, died Friday, according to his website. He was 72. A Facebook account purporting to belong to Worrell bore the message, “At 11:54, June 24, 2016, Bernie transitioned Home to The Great Spirit. Rest in peace, my love — you definitely made the world a better place. Till we meet again, vaya con Dios.” Worrell had been battling lung cancer. Also Read: Ralph Stanley, Bluegrass Legend and 'O Brother, Where Art Thou?' Singer, Dies at 89 The musician, also known for his work with Talking Heads, was born in »

- Tim Kenneally

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Ralph Stanley, Bluegrass Legend and ‘O Brother, Where Art Thou?’ Singer, Dies at 89

23 June 2016 6:52 PM, PDT | The Wrap | See recent The Wrap news »

Bluegrass music legend Ralph Stanley died Thursday. He was 89. His publicist, Kirt Webster, confirmed the singer’s passing, the Associated Press reported. Among his countless accomplishments, the Appalachian music patriarch was featured on the soundtrack for the Coen Brothers’ film, “O Brother, Where Art Thou?” singing a chilling a cappella folk version of “O Death.” Also Read: Ron Lester, Star of 'Varsity Blues,' Dies at 45 Stanley was born and raised in amid the coal mines and forests of southwest Virginia, where he and his brother, Carter Stanley, formed the Stanley Brothers and the Clinch Mountain Boys in 1946. Their »

- Debbie Emery

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