In Loving Memory …

Remembering the music people we lost in 2013–2014
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    Phil Everly
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    Lou Reed
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    Eydie Gormé
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    George Duke
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    George Jones
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    George Beverly Shea
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    Ray Manzarek
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    Phil Ramone
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    Bobby "Blue" Bland
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    Cleotha Staples
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    Van Cliburn
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    Chi Cheng
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    Jeff Hanneman
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    Chris Kelly
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    Bebo Valdés
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    Chrissy Amphlett
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    Ray Dolby
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January 25, 2014 -- 4:09 pm PST
GRAMMY.com

(The following is a list of artists and industry professionals the music community lost in 2013–2014. The 56th GRAMMY Awards telecast on CBS will feature an In Memoriam segment highlighting some of these individuals via a video tribute. The Recording Academy salutes each individual for their respective talents and contributions to our culture and community. We invite you to share your memories in our comments section below.)

Claudio Abbado

Alexandre Magno "Chorão" Abrão

William Adam

Billy Adamson

Keith Adkinson

Jewel Akens

Raefe Akhbar

Marie-Claire Alain

Marià Albero

Tandyn Almer

Jimmy Amadie

Chrissy Amphlett

Kenneth Anderson

Terri Anderson

Patty Andrews

Polly Anthony

João Araújo

Antonio De Jesús Torres Arellano

Miguel Angel Torres Arellano

Elsa Armenta

Graham Armstrong

Leon Ashley

Horacio Avendaño

Kevin Ayers

Jean Bach

Phil Baheux

Chris Bailey

Orlando Donald "Duck" Bailey

DeFord Bailey Jr.

Kenny Ball

Peter Banks

Eduardo Baptista Fernández

Amiri Baraka

George Barrow

William "Bill" Bartell

Bruno Bartoletti

Paul Robert Battle

Bob Beckham

Shamshad Begum

Jim Belk

Sathima Bea Benjamin

William Bennett

John Bergamo

Sid Bernstein

Steve Berrios

Kathy Bigley

Joe Bihari

Karen Black

Lorne Black

Page Morton Black

Donald Blackman

Steve Blailock

Elliot Blaine

Timothy "Tim Dog" Blair

Bobby "Blue" Bland

Edward Bland

Les Blank

Allan Block

Erik Blumenfeld

Trevor Bolder

Ross Bolton

Eddie Bond

Leroy "Sugarfoot" Bonner

Amar Bose

Simone Bosé

Jerry Boulding

Marques Bovre

John Braheny

David Braun

Jules Brazil

Alvin Breeden

David Brodeur

Steve Brodsky

John Bromell

Jon Brookes

Cedric Brooks

Bob Brozman

Phil Buerstatte

Josh Burdette

David Burge

Clarence Burke Jr.

Sonny Burnette

Clive Burr

Rahn William Burton

Donald Byrd

Juan Carlos Calderón

J.J. Cale

Will D. Campbell

Roy Campbell Jr.

Jim Carlson

Bryan Carlstrom

Charles Carr

Gregory Carroll

Oscar Castro-Neves

Chi Cheng

Patrice Chéreau

Kenneth "Kenny Clutch" Cherry Jr.

Philip Chevron

Frank Christian

Roy Cicala

Larry Wayne Clark

Jack Clement

Van Cliburn

Dan Collins

William Ovid Collins Jr.

Frank Comstock

Harrianne Condra

Tom "Stompin" Connors

Lindsay Cooper

Hank Corwin

David Counter

Al Coury

Joey Covington

Wayne Cox

Dani Crivelli

James Frank Crowell Jr.

Lee Crystal

Benjamin Curtis

Mac Curtis

Colin Davis

Eric "Guitar" Davis

Jimmy "Fast Fingers" Dawkins

Teddy Days

Richard Dedeaux

Bobby Dee

Clyde Denney

James DePreist

Manna Dey

Diómedes Díaz

Dick Dodd

Ray Dolby

José "Dominguinhos" Domingos de Morais

Oralia Dominguez

Pat Donoho Jr.

Paul Drew

Frank D'Rone

Dean Drummond

George Duke

Ricky "Lord Infamous" Dunigan

Deanna Durbin

Henri Dutilleux

Pham Duy

Roberta Edging

Pat Egan

Joseph Eger

Marta Eggerth

Arnold Eidus

Arik Einstein

Mack Emerman

John Scott Emerson

Ray Emmett

Donald Engel

Bob Engemann

Manolo Escobar

Ali Eskandarian

Don Evans

Joe Evans

Phil Everly

Dorothy A. "Dottie" Eyler

Eduardo Falú

Arash Farazmand

Soroush Farazmand

Mick Farren

Francisco "El Gran" Fellove

Barry Fey

Stewart "Dirk" Fischer

Mark Fisher

Rachel Fitzgerald

Chet Flippo

Jim Foglesong   

James Lewis Carter "T-Model" Ford

Billy Joe Foster

Fred Franchi

Dennis "Fergie" Frederiksen

Laurie Frink

John Eric Fritz

Annette Funicello

Pavlos "Killah P" Fyssas

Manolo Galvan

Gerardo Gandini

Alberto Ramón "Pajarito Zaguri" García

Pete Gentil

Murray Gershenz

Walter Paul Gibson Jr.

Russell "Skip" Gildersleeve

Tompall Glaser

Carl D. Glickman

Carl "Chuck" Goff Jr.

William F. "Bill" Joe Gokey

Eydie Gormé

Paul Gourlie

Doug Grassel

Bob Greene

Jack Greene

Marek Greschek

Gary Grimshaw

George Gruntz

Sheila Guyse

Jim Hall

Sherman Halsey

Chico Hamilton

David Hamilton

Jeff Hanneman

Scott Hardkiss

Damon Harris

Noel Harrison

Shelton Harrison

Jane Harvey

Danny Hatcher

Richie Havens

Pete Haycock

Tim Hensley

Adolph Herseth

Clara Hieronymus

Donna Hightower

Baltaza "Balta" Hinojosa

Mike Hinton

Harold Hitt

Ken Hodges

Morris "Magic Slim" Holt

Jane Dabney Hopkins

Monroe Hopper

Faye Hunter

Rick Huxley

Steve Hyams

Horacio Icasto

Mel Ilberman

Bobby Jackson

George Jackson

Ronald Shannon Jackson

Tutti Jackson

Roland Janes

Wojciech "Ikaroz" Janus

Andy Johns

Sammy Johns

Harry Johnson

Harry B. "H.B." Johnson

Virgil Johnson

Wendy Suits Johnson

Awood “Mr. Magic” Johnson

George Jones

Steve Jones

Ronny Jordan

Marvin Junior

Mark Kamins

Fred Katz

Dianne Lasater Keenan

Chris Kelly

Fred Kewley

Wojciech Kilar

Louisa Jo Killen

Claude King

Marilyn King

George Walter King III

Eric Kitteringham

Stanley G. Knight

Kidd Kraddick

Dick Krizman 

Chester J. Krolewicz

Stefan Kudelski

Jan Kuehnemund

Jules I. Kurz

John La Montaine

Johnny Laboriel

Joey LaCaze

Diane Lampert

Harry Lane

Allen Lanier

Nelson Larkin

Elaine Laron

Yusef Lateef

Patti Laursen

Ricky Lawson

Henri Lazarof

Judi Lederer

Alvin Lee

Claudio Leo

Chris Levoir

Curly Lewis

Bertha Marie Liddington

David Lloyd

John "Juke" Logan

Jackie Lomax

Robert Lovelace

Bill Lowe

Larry Lujack

Felix Ramos Luñiga

Jim Lunsford

Gloria Lynne

Marshall Lytle

Rita MacNeil

Johnny MacRae

Jack Maheu

Andy Maiden

Lorene Mann

Lotfollah "Lofti" Mansouri

Ray Manzarek

Peppi Marchello

Larry Marks

Austin John Marshall

Bobby Martin

Ruben Paz Martínez

Hideo Matsushita

Gypie Mayo

Barry McCloud

Michael G. McCormack

Hugh McCracken

Mindy McCready

Larry McDaniel

Kalaparusha Maurice McIntyre

Lawrence McKiver

Glenda Joyce McNalley

Marian McPartland

Jim Mees

Mimi Melnick

Robert Meza

Mulgrew Miller

Scott Miller

Wayne Mills

Grayson Minney

Marguerite Mitchel McClelland

Dwike Mitchell

Nikki Mitchell

Ollie Mitchell

Chana Mlotek

Jason Molina

Vincent Montana Jr.

Cory Monteith

Sara Montiel

Dwight Moody Jr.

Anthony "Romanthony" Moore

Charles Perry "Buck" Moore

Kermit Moore

Roland Moritz

Colonel Robert Morris

Lawrence D. "Butch" Morris

Mick "MickDeth" Morris

Rob Morsberger

George "Shadow" Morton

Cordell "Boogie" Mosson

Sam Most

Georges Moustaki

Michael O'Hara Mowry

Ilyas Muhammad

Billy Mure

Albert Murray

Junior Murvin

Alan Myers

Mort Nasatir

Anthony Natividad

Jim Nayder

Nelson Ned

Don Nelson

Bernie Nolan

Joel Oberstein

Alan O'Day

Milton Olin

Kongar-ol Ondar

Mike O'Neill

Luis Antonio Arellano Ortega

Randy Ostin

Willis Page

José Guadalupe Flores Paredes

Bobby Parker

Ezequiel Yossimar Olvera Patiño

Jody Payne

Eddie Pérez

Gary Pickford-Hopkins

Andy Pierce

Kroum Pindoff

Betty Pino

Daniel Ponce

Frank Pooler

Roger Pope

Al Porcino

César Portillo de la Luz

Nic Potter

Maxine Powell

Reg Presley

Ray Price

Dolores Prida

Rafael Puyuna

Greg Quill

Ann Rabson

Marvin Rainwater

Phil Ramone

Fritz Rau

Peter Rauhofer

Carline Ray

Shirley Ray

Kayo Redd

Layne Redmond

Lou Reed

Raymond Reid

Regina Resnik

Melvin Rhyne

David Richards

Deke Richards

Janet Rickman

Delia Rigal

Tabu Ley Rochereau

Bobby Rogers

Marion Lignana Rosenberg

Arnold Rosner

Santo J. "Sonny" Russo

Cheb I Sabbah

Vikki Sallee

Miguel Angel Cordova Sánchez

Emilo Santiago

Wolfgang Sawallisch

Ramblin' Tommy Scott

Jim Seal

Toshi Seeger

Sid Selvidge

Harold Shapero

Bobby Sharp

Martin Sharp

Sid Sharp

Ed Shaughnessy

George Beverly Shea

Tony Sheridan

Mike Shipley

Donald Shirley

Stephen Simon

Bobby Slone

Bobbie Smith

Cal Smith

Johnny Smith

Lawrence Leighton Smith

Livia Rose Smith

Neil Smith

Paul Smith

Valentine Smith III

Stanley Snadowsky

Zachary David "Zach" Sobiech

Stanley Solow

Marcus Ariel Herrera Soria

Thoguluva Meenatchi Iyengar  Soundararajan

Cleotha Staples

Janos Starker

William Steck

Risë Stevens

Gordon Stoker

Richard Street

Senén Suárez

Michael Sundén

Conrad Susa

Lee Tanner

Paul Tanner

Timothy Norman Tappan

Juan Tarodo

Dorothy Taubman

John Tavener

Chuck Thagard

Adrian "DJ Ajax" Thomas

Glenn "Doe B" Thomas

Tabby Thomas

Bob Thompson

Storm Thorgerson

Ben Todd

Dan Toler

Filip Topol

Jon Torres

Stan Tracey

Armando Trovajoli

Billy Lee Tubb aka X Lincoln 

Tom Tucker

Claramae Turner

Maria Elena Valdelamar

Bebo Valdés

Alberto López Vásquez

Diego Armando Vásquez Vásquez

Arturo Vega

Brett Walker

Lindsay Walleman

Cedar Walton

Robert Ward

Edward "Butch" Warren

Fran Warren

Patti Webster

Nat Weiss

Tommy Wells

Frank Wess

Bill West

Ken Whaley

Roy "Chuck" White

Slim Whitman

Tommy Whittle

Virginia Wicks

Benny Reed Williams

Esther Williams

Paul Williams

David Wilson

Russell Lee Wilson

Norman Winter

Jonathan Winters

Oliver Withöft

Cecil Womack

Tim Wright

Lin Youren

Andrew Youssef

Mandawuy Yunupingu

Saul Zaentz

Robert "RZ" Zildjian

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