LOS ANGELES (AP) — Phil Spector, the eccentric and revolutionary music producer who transformed rock music with his “Wall of Sound” method and who later was convicted of murder, has died. He was 81.
California state prison officials said he died Saturday of natural causes at a hospital.As reported by the Associated Press
ORIGINAL BROADCAST DATE: November 24, 2020
Eric Carr passed away on this date in 1991. I put this quick show together as a way to pay tribute and to thank him for his contribution to my musical youth. Rest in peace, Eric!
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According to the Taste of Country website, Charley Pride has been named the Country Music Association’s 2020 Willie Nelson Lifetime Achievement Award winner. The 86-year-old will officially receive the honor during the 2020 CMA Awards.