The source, who is unnamed, said it is not clear if the opioid “caused or contributed to the musician’s death.”
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Attorney William Mauzy confirmed that Dr. Howard Kornfeld, a California-based specialist and a national authority on opioid addiction treatment, was contacted by representatives for the entertainer who said Prince “was dealing with a grave medical emergency.” Mauzy works with the Kornfeld family.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Afeni Shakur, the former Black Panther who inspired the work of her son, rap icon Tupac Shakur, and then fostered his…
Deputies from the Marin County Sheriff’s Department responded to a possible cardiac arrest situation at her California home Monday night.
The singer, who died April 21, began requesting foods that were easier to digest, chef Ray Roberts told the AP. He was also fighting off “waves of sore throats and frequent upset stomachs.”
Philadelphia-born soul singer Billy Paul, the man responsible for the 1972 hit song “Me and Mrs. Jones,” died Sunday at his Blackwood, New Jersey home, his manager confirmed.
The legendary singer’s body was found at his Paisley Park compound in Minnesota early Thursday morning.
The cause of the longtime host’s death has not been confirmed, although it is known Banks battled with diabetes and kidney problems for some time.
He found a concrete spot on Sesame Street as Mr. Handford, who ran Hooper’s Store on the show from 1990 to 1998. Fans took to Twitter to offer condolences to the beloved actor.
Malik Taylor, the rapper known as Phife Dawg and a founding member of A Tribe Called Quest, has died, according to Rolling Stone. He was 45.