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Anthony Bourdain, Renegade Chef Who Reported From the World’s Tables, Is Dead at 61

Anthony Bourdain, whose darkly funny memoir about life in New York City restaurant kitchens made him a celebrity chef and touched off his second career as a journalist, food expert and social activist, was found dead on Friday in his hotel room in France. He was 61.<p>His death was being treated as a …

Anthony Bourdain

The incredible message you may have missed from Holly Butcher, a 27-year-old dying woman

Holly Butcher, who recently died at age 27 of a rare form of cancer that affects the bones, wrote a letter to her friends and family in her last week of life giving wise and moving advice about how to get the most out of whatever time we each have on Earth.<p>I’ve gleaned 14 life lessons from the …

The Most Charming Bed-and-Breakfasts in Big Cities Around the World

With a quiet and cozy atmosphere, friendly hosts, and a scrumptious breakfast served on china, a quaint bed-and-breakfast can be the perfect place to …

Anna Wintour

How David Bowie Brought Thin White Duke to Life on ‘Station to Station’

In 1975, David Bowie moved to Los Angeles, and his life descended into chaos and turmoil. He was consuming massive amounts of cocaine, remaining …

Notable Lives Lost in 2016: Pictures

Progressive rock icon Greg Lake dies

World<p>EU digital trade policy proposal opens a loophole for data protectionism | View<p>"The bigger problem comes if the EC’s flawed approach becomes the basis for new global rules and norms around digital trade"Nigel Cory Information Technology and Innovation Foundation<p>World<p>Why the fight for legal …

George Michael, pop superstar, dies at 53

Singer who first made his name as half of pop group Wham! before going on to solo success died peacefully at home<p>Andrew Ridgeley and Sir Elton John have led tributes to pop superstar George Michael, who has died at his home in Oxfordshire aged 53.<p>Michael’s former Wham! bandmate wrote on Twitter …

George Michael

George Michael: A Life in Pictures

England

Allan Williams, The Beatles' first manager, dies

<b>(CNN) —</b> Allan Williams, the club owner and promoter widely credited with the discovery of The Beatles, has died. The music impresario, who also supported the group through their earliest years, was 86.<p>Active on the Liverpudlian music scene for decades after his association with the pop group ended, …

Soul Music

Tommy Allsup, Guitarist Who Avoided ‘Day the Music Died’ Crash, Dead at 85

Tommy Allsup, the guitarist who famously avoided “the Day the Music Died” after losing his plane seat in a coin toss to Ritchie Valens, died …

Three Dog Night Singer Cory Wells Dies at 74

Three Dog Night’s Cory Wells has died at the age of 74, according to a post on the band’s website.<p>“It is with deep sadness and disbelief that I must …

Albums

Tommy Overstreet, 1970s Country Hitmaker, Dies at Age 78

Tommy Overstreet, the 1970s country hitmaker, died Monday night at his home in Oregon at age 78. The singer had been suffering from a variety of …

Andy White, drummer on 'Love Me Do' and a 'fifth Beatle,' dies

<b>(CNN) —</b> The man who played drums on the U.S.-released version of the Beatles' song "Love Me Do" died this week, his wife told CNN.<p>Andy White, 85, had a stroke last Thursday and died on Monday, Thea White said.<p>She said she was thankful that her husband didn't suffer long and was grateful for a long …

​William Guest, of Gladys Knight and the Pips, dies at 74

<b>LOS ANGELES</b> - William Guest, a member of Gladys Knight and the Pips, has died. He was 74.<p>Guest's sister-in-law, Dhyana Ziegler, said he died Thursday …

Natalie Cole, singer and daughter of Nat King Cole, dies aged 65

Singer’s family pay tribute to ‘fierce and courageous’ star who died in Los Angeles hospital after years of battling drug problems and hepatitis C

Los Angeles

David Bowie: legendary rock star dies of cancer aged 69 – updates – as they happened

The tributes are still coming but we’re going to round off the action here. His a summary of what’s happened in the 14 or so hours since news broke that David Bowie had died.<p>The 69-year-old musician, singer and actor has died after from cancer, his official Facebook page has announced. Bowie died …

David Bowie

Shock and mourning at death of David Bowie turns to partying into the night: Fans celebrating life of their music idol turn out in their hundreds at his hometown - and even the statues wore the 'Aladdin Sane' logo

Somber tributes turned to wild parties as fans all over the world set up impromptu shrines to the late David Bowie after the rock star's death was …

David Bowie

The Eagles' Glenn Frey dead at 67

<b>(CNN) —</b> Glenn Frey, a founding member of the rock band the Eagles, has died at 67, a publicist for the band has confirmed.<p>"Glenn fought a courageous battle for the past several weeks but, sadly, succumbed to complications from rheumatoid arthritis, acute ulcerative colitis and pneumonia," reads a …

Mott The Hoople drummer Griffin dies aged 67

<b>Dale Griffin, drummer for rock group Mott The Hoople, has died aged 67.</b><p>He was a founder member of the group, best known for classic tracks Roll Away The Stone and All The Young Dudes.<p>The latter was written and produced by David Bowie, who sang backing vocals on the track.<p>The band, who made eight …

Jefferson Airplane’s Paul Kantner dies at 74

Paul Kantner, a founding member of Jefferson Airplane, died Thursday of multiple organ failure.<p>His publicist Cynthia Bowman, who has a son with Kantner, confirmed his death to the Associated Press. The <i>San Francisco Chronicle</i> reports that Kantner, 74, had suffered a heart attack earlier in the …

Maurice White, leader and founder of Earth, Wind & Fire, dies at 74

<b>(CNN) —</b> Maurice White, the Earth, Wind & Fire leader and singer who co-wrote such hits as "Shining Star," "Sing a Song" and "September," has died, according to his brother, EWF bassist Verdine White.<p>He was 74.<p>"My brother, hero and best friend Maurice White passed away peacefully last night in his …

Country music legend Sonny James dies at 87

<b>(CNN) —</b> Sonny James, who ruled the country charts for nearly 20 years, has died, according to a statement on his website.<p>James died in hospice care Monday in Nashville, Tennessee, at the age of 87.<p>People we've lost in 2016<p>From 1960 to 1979, he spent 57 weeks at the top of the charts, according to …

Elvis Presley's Former Physician 'Dr Nick' Dies at 88

A funeral home says former personal doctor has died.<p>Memorial Park Funeral Home in Memphis said in an obituary posted on its website that 88-year-old …

Gayle McCormick, Singer Behind Smith's 'Baby It's You,' Dies at 67

The versatile singer scored a No. 5 hit with the song on the Billboard Hot 100.<p>Gayle McCormick, a big-voiced singer who scored a top five hit in the …

Keith Emerson of Emerson, Lake & Palmer Dead at 71 of Suicide

<b>UPDATE:</b> Santa Monica Police confirmed to that Keith Emerson died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound to the head and his death has been ruled a suicide.<p>…

Santa Monica

Frank Sinatra Jr. Dies at 72

The singer and son of the iconic entertainer died Wednesday of cardiac arrest.<p>Frank Sinatra Jr., the singer and only son of the iconic entertainer, …

Merle Haggard, country music giant, dies aged 79

Country giant Merle Haggard, who celebrated outlaws, underdogs and an abiding sense of national pride in such hits as Okie From Muskogee and Sing Me Back Home, died Wednesday at 79, on his birthday.<p>Haggard’s manager said the country legend died of pneumonia in Palo Cedro, California. A masterful …

David Bowie Drummer Dennis Davis Has Died

<b>Dennis Davis</b>, an in-demand drummer whose talents can be heard on seven albums, has died after a battle with cancer.<p>Davis was Bowie’s drummer …

Prince, superstar and pioneer of American music, dies aged 57

Purple Rain singer whose sprawling career spanned decades and genres dies at his Paisley Park recording studio in his home state of Minnesota<p>The unique and endlessly creative artist Prince has died at his Paisley Park home, outside Minneapolis, aged 57, leaving behind him a gaping hole in musical …

Music

‘Me and Mrs. Jones’ singer Billy Paul has died

<b>Billy Paul's co-manager Beverly Gay</b><p>WTOP/Liz Anderson | November 30, -0001 12:00 am<p>WASHINGTON — Billy Paul — who is probably best known for his hit …