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Fans Welcome to Attend Ralph Stanley’s Funeral

Funeral arrangements for bluegrass icon Ralph Stanley have been announced.

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Bluegrass Legend Ralph Stanley Dead at 89

Bluegrass legend Ralph Stanley has died.

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Songwriter, Producer and Musician Freddy Powers Dead at 84

Freddy Powers, an esteemed songwriter, producer and musician, has passed away.

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Mike Chapman, Garth Brooks’ Studio Bassist, Dies

Garth Brooks' longtime studio bassist, Mike Chapman, has died. He was 63.

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Memphis Producer and Songwriter Chips Moman Dead at 79

Memphis music icon Lincoln "Chips" Moman has died at the age of 79.

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Loretta Lynn’s Grandson Jeffrey Allen Lynn Dies

Loretta Lynn is mourning the loss of her oldest grandson, Jeffrey Allen Lynn.

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Jackie Lee Mourns Mother’s Death: ‘My Family Is in Extreme Pain’

Rising country artist Jackie Lee and his family are mourning the death of his mother, LaDonna Midkiff, after a battle with cancer.

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Former Time Jumpers Drummer Rick Vanaugh Dies

Richard "Rick" Vanaugh, a former member of the Time Jumpers, has passed away at the age of 61.

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James King, ‘The Bluegrass Storyteller’, Dead at 57

Bluegrass musician James King has died.

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Country Artists Who Have Died in 2016

A photo gallery of country stars who have passed away in 2016.

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