Archive for September 1st, 2012

Songwriter Hal David Dead at 91

September 1st, 2012
Hal David the longtime songwriting partner of Burt Bacharach died on Saturday morning at the age of 91 the Associated Press reports His wife Eunice David said that he died at Cedar Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles of complications from a stroke David was the lyricist in the partnership with...

Death of Chris Lighty Ruled a Suicide

September 1st, 2012
New York City medical examiners have officially ruled the death of Chris Lighty a suicide the Daily News reports The influential hip-hop manager died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound to the head on Thursday at the age of 44  Lighty was found dead in the back yard of his Bronx home...