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60 Minutes' Morley Safer,died today in Manhattan.Age 84
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CHANHASSEN, Minn. (AP) — Prince, one of the most inventive and influential musicians of modern times with hits including "Little Red Corvette," ''Let's Go Crazy" and "When Doves Cry," was found dead at his home on Thursday in suburban Minneapolis. He was 57.

REDONDO BEACH, Calif. — Chyna, the WWE star who in the 1990s became one of the best-known and most-popular female professional wrestlers in history, has died.

"Everybody Loves Raymond" star Doris Roberts died at age 90 on April 17.

Country music icon Merle Haggard died at age 79 on April 6.

Actress Patty Duke died at age 69 on March 29.

Comedian Garry Shandling died at age 66 on March 24

Actor Ken Howard died at 71 on March 23.

Malik Isaac Taylor, better known as Phife Dawg from A Tribe Called Quest, died on March 23 at age 45.

Larry Drake, who twice won Emmys for his role as Benny on "L.A. Law," passed away at age 67 on March 17.

Frank Sinatra Jr., the son of the iconic entertainer, died March 16 at 72.

Emerson, Lake and Palmer member Keith Emerson died at age 71 on March 10.

Record producer Sir George Martin, nicknamed "the fifth Beatle," died at age 90 on March 8.

Joey Feek, half of the husband-and-wife country duo Joey + Rory, died after a long battle with cervical cancer at age 40 on March 4.

Oscar-winning actor George Kennedy, who appeared in "Cool Hand Luke," "Airport" and the "Naked Gun" films, died at age 91 on Feb. 28.

Tony Burton,who starred as Apollo Creed's trainer Duke in the "Rocky" franchise, died at age 78 on Feb. 25.

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George Gaynes, who starred in the "Police Academy" movies and '80s sitcom "Punky Brewster," died at age 98 on Feb. 15.

Prince protege Vanity,of 'Vanity 6' died at age 57 on Feb. 15.

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As a DJ for 32 years, I sure played a lot of Prince's music. Great stuff. The first two hits I recall were I Wanta Be Your Lover, and Private Joy, back in the late 70s. Many more followed.
Those were great times, with Prince, Michael Jackson, Madonna, Earth Wind and Fire, Teddy Pendergrass, Morris Day and The Time, cranking out a new hit almost every week.
My buddy and I would buy records at Angott Records, over on Puritan, in Detroit. They were wholesalers to the jukebox operators, but they sold to DJs also. We got 45s for 25 cents, and LPs for $1.50 to $2.00. We went over there every week or two and always came out with a handful of new hits. Good times.
So much talent has been lost too soon. Prince, Michael Jackson, Elvis, Buddy Holly, Ricky Nelson, Jim Croce to name a few.
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hoborich wrote:As a DJ for 32 years, I sure played a lot of Prince's music. Great stuff. The first two hits I recall were I Wanta Be Your Lover, and Private Joy, back in the late 70s. Many more followed.
24 years for me, and Prince's music was always a big draw on dance floors in the many clubs I worked in.

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60 Minutes' Morley Safer,died today in Manhattan.Age 84

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Nobody gets out of here alive!
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