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Holly Woodlawn, Inspiration for Lou Reed’s ‘Walk on the Wild Side,’ Dies

Holly Woodlawn, the flamboyant figure mentioned by name in Lou Reed's best-known solo hit, was battling cancer.

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Larry Busacca, Getty Images

UPDATE: Scott Weiland, Former Stone Temple Pilots Singer, Dead at 48

Former Stone Temple Pilots and Velvet Revolver frontman Scott Weiland has died at the age of 48.

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Ex-Michael Schenker Group Singer David VanLanding Killed in Auto Accident

David VanLanding, a singer whose eclectic career included multiple stints with the Michael Schenker Group, has died after succumbing to injuries sustained in a car accident.

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Michael Ochs Archives, Getty Images

Songwriter P.F. Sloan Dies at 70

P.F. Sloan – a prolific songwriter who wrote hit singles for the Grass Roots, Barry McGuire, Johnny Rivers and the Turtles – has died at the age of 70.

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Martyn Goodacre, Getty Images

Ex-Motorhead Drummer Phil ‘Philthy Animal’ Taylor Dies

Former Motorhead drummer Phil "Philthy Animal" Taylor died on Wednesday, ex-bandmate "Fast" Eddie Clarke confirms. He was 61.

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Frazer Harrison, Getty Images

Delores Rhoads, Mother of Randy Rhoads, Dies

Delores Rhoads, whose son Randy played with Ozzy Osbourne, has passed away.

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Andy White
Andy White

Beatles Session Drummer Andy White Dies

Session drummer Andy White, best known for joining the Beatles on the 1962 single “Love Me Do,” is dead at age 85.

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Michael Ochs Archives, Getty Images

Session Drummer ‘Fast Eddie’ Hoh Dies at 71

Edward "Fast Eddie" Hoh, a session drummer who appeared on a number of classic albums in the late '60s before suddenly turning away from the music business, has passed away at the age of 71.

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Jeff Giles, Ultimate Classic Rock

Legendary New Orleans Songwriter, Producer and Musician Allen Toussaint Dies at 77

Allen Toussaint, a songwriter and producer whose brilliant compositions and distinctive piano playing made him a revered figure in New Orleans R&B has died at the age of 77.

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Ethan Miller, Getty Images

Longtime Santana Band Member Raul Rekow Dies

Raul Rekow, who played percussion with the Santana Band almost continuously from 1976-2013, has died.

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