Becky's Island Music Trivia Quiz #433 - 6/10/09

Died in the 2000s, Part 2

There are only two sure things in this world - death, and taxes. Can you remember who died on the following dates in the late 2000s?

1. January 11, 2005: Drummer for Jefferson Airplane
2. July 1, 2005: Smooth-voiced R&B crooner famous for "Dance With My Father"
3. July 1, 2005: One of the Four Tops
4. August 6, 2005: Cuban tenor singer who became famous through the Buena Vista Social Club movie
5. August 21, 2005: Electronic music pioneer who lent his name to a type of synthesizer
6. January 6, 2006: Deep-voiced soul singer from Chicago, famous for "You'll Never Find Another Love Like Mine"
7. April 5, 2006: He lived in a "Town Without Pity"
8. June 6, 2006: He played keyboards on the Beatles' "Get Back"
9. July 7, 2006: Shine on, You crazy Diamond
10. March 9, 2007: Boston's singer who also sang and played in a Beatles tribute band
11. September 6, 2007: Italian tenor known as "The King of the High C's"
12. December 16, 2007: "Longer" and "Run for the Roses" singer
13. June 2, 2008: "One and two and three and four and one and two and three and four and..." (clap on the bold)
14. August 10, 2008: You say this cat was a bad (shut your mouth)? I'm only talking about...
15. October 17, 2008: Another of the Four Tops who might be more famous for voicing Audrey II in "Little Shop of Horrors"
16. December 25, 2008: Sultry-voiced R&B singer who popularized "Santa Baby"
17. February 19, 2009: ELO's bassist

Bonus: June 2, 2006: The Grateful Dead's final keyboard player

Good Luck!!!

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