2017 Deaths

November 22, 2017 (UTC)

Pop and rock musician and singer deaths in 2017

2016 Died in January 2017  

 
Peter Sarstedt was
75 years 29 days old when he died on 8 January 2017
Peter would be 75 if still alive. He was born on 10 December 1941
 
Tommy Allsup was
85 years 1 month 18 days old when he died on 11 January 2017
Tommy would be 85 if still alive. He was born on 24 November 1931
 
Maggie Roche was
65 years 2 months 26 days old when she died on 21 January 2017
Maggie would be 66 if still alive. She was born on 26 October 1951
 
Pete Overend Watts was
69 years 8 months 9 days old when he died on 22 January 2017
Pete would be 70 if still alive. He was born on 13 May 1947
 
Jaki Liebezeit was
78 years 7 months 27 days old when he died on 22 January 2017
Jaki would be 79 if still alive. He was born on 26 May 1938
 
Bobby Freeman was
76 years 7 months 10 days old when he died on 23 January 2017
Bobby would be 77 if still alive. He was born on 13 June 1940
 
Butch Trucks was
69 years 8 months 13 days old when he died on 24 January 2017
Butch would be 70 if still alive. He was born on 11 May 1947
 
Geoff Nicholls was
68 years 11 months old when he died on 28 January 2017
Geoff would be 69 if still alive. He was born on 28 February 1948
 
John Wetton was
67 years 7 months 19 days old when he died on 31 January 2017
John would be 68 if still alive. He was born on 12 June 1949
 
Deke Leonard was
72 years 1 month 13 days old when he died on 31 January 2017
Deke would be 72 if still alive. He was born on 18 December 1944

2016 Died in February 2017  

 
Steve Lang was
67 years 10 months 11 days old when he died on 4 February 2017
Steve would be 68 if still alive. He was born on 24 March 1949
 
Sonny Geraci was
70 years 2 months 14 days old when he died on 5 February 2017
Sonny would be 71 today if still alive. He was born on 22 November 1946
 
Al Jarreau was
76 years 11 months old when he died on 12 February 2017
Al would be 77 if still alive. He was born on 12 March 1940
 
Peter Skellern was
69 years 11 months 3 days old when he died on 17 February 2017
Peter would be 70 if still alive. He was born on 14 March 1947
 
Clyde Stubblefield was
73 years 10 months old when he died on 18 February 2017
Clyde would be 74 if still alive. He was born on 18 April 1943
 
Larry Coryell was
73 years 10 months 17 days old when he died on 19 February 2017
Larry would be 74 if still alive. He was born on 2 April 1943

2016 Died in March 2017  

 
Lyle Ritz was
87 years 1 month 21 days old when he died on 3 March 2017
Lyle would be 87 if still alive. He was born on 10 January 1930
 
Tommy Page was
46 years 9 months 8 days old when he died on 4 March 2017
Tommy would be 47 if still alive. He was born on 24 May 1970
 
Valerie Carter was
64 years 27 days old when she died on 4 March 2017
Valerie would be 64 if still alive. She was born on 5 February 1953
 
Joni Sledge was
60 years 5 months 25 days old when she died on 10 March 2017
Joni would be 61 if still alive. She was born on 13 September 1956
 
Chuck Berry was
90 years 5 months old when he died on 18 March 2017
Chuck would be 91 if still alive. He was born on 18 October 1926
 
Sib Hashian was
67 years 7 months 5 days old when he died on 22 March 2017
Sib would be 68 if still alive. He was born on 17 August 1949
 
Clem Curtis was
76 years 3 months 27 days old when he died on 27 March 2017
Clem would be 76 if still alive. He was born on 28 November 1940
 
Rosie Hamlin was
71 years 8 months 9 days old when she died on 30 March 2017
Rosie would be 72 if still alive. She was born on 21 July 1945

2016 Died in April 2017  

 
David Peel was
73 years 8 months 5 days old when he died on 6 April 2017
David would be 74 if still alive. He was born on 1 August 1943
 
Banner Thomas was
60 years 7 months 4 days old when he died on 10 April 2017
Banner would be 61 if still alive. He was born on 6 September 1956
 
J Geils was
71 years 1 month 22 days old when he died on 11 April 2017
J would be 71 if still alive. He was born on 20 February 1946
 
Toby Smith was
46 years 5 months 14 days old when he died on 12 April 2017
Toby would be 47 if still alive. He was born on 29 October 1970
 
Bruce Langhorne was
78 years 11 months 3 days old when he died on 14 April 2017
Bruce would be 79 if still alive. He was born on 11 May 1938
 
Allan Holdsworth was
70 years 8 months 10 days old when he died on 16 April 2017
Allan would be 71 if still alive. He was born on 6 August 1946
 
Cuba Gooding Sr was
72 years 11 months 23 days old when he died on 20 April 2017
Cuba would be 73 if still alive. He was born on 27 April 1944
 
Calep Emphrey Jr was
67 years 11 months 24 days old when he died on 25 April 2017
Calep would be 68 if still alive. He was born on 1 May 1949

2016 Died in May 2017  

 
Bruce Hampton was
70 years 1 day old when he died on 1 May 2017
Bruce would be 70 if still alive. He was born on 30 April 1947
 
Jimmy Copley was
63 years 4 months 14 days old when he died on 13 May 2017
Jimmy would be 63 if still alive. He was born on 29 December 1953
 
Chris Cornell was
52 years 9 months 27 days old when he died on 17 May 2017
Chris would be 53 if still alive. He was born on 20 July 1964
 
Gregg Allman was
69 years 5 months 19 days old when he died on 27 May 2017
Gregg would be 69 if still alive. He was born on 8 December 1947

2016 Died in June 2017  

 
Gary DeCarlo was
75 years 24 days old when he died on 29 June 2017
Gary would be 75 if still alive. He was born on 5 June 1942

2016 Died in July 2017  

 
John Blackwell was
43 years 9 months 25 days old when he died on 4 July 2017
John would be 44 if still alive. He was born on 9 September 1973
 
Chester Bennington was
41 years 4 months old when he died on 20 July 2017
Chester would be 41 if still alive. He was born on 20 March 1976
 
Kenny Shields was
69 years 8 months 27 days old when he died on 21 July 2017
Kenny would be 70 if still alive. He was born on 24 October 1947
 
Chuck Loeb was
61 years 7 months 24 days old when he died on 31 July 2017
Chuck would be 61 if still alive. He was born on 7 December 1955

2016 Died in August 2017  

 
Goldy McJohn was
72 years 2 months 30 days old when he died on 1 August 2017
Goldy would be 72 if still alive. He was born on 2 May 1945
 
Glen Campbell was
81 years 3 months 17 days old when he died on 8 August 2017
Glen would be 81 if still alive. He was born on 22 April 1936
 
John Abercrombie was
72 years 8 months 6 days old when he died on 22 August 2017
John would be 72 if still alive. He was born on 16 December 1944

2016 Died in September 2017  

 
Walter Becker was
67 years 6 months 14 days old when he died on 3 September 2017
Walter would be 67 if still alive. He was born on 20 February 1950
 
Dave Hlubek was
66 years 6 days old when he died on 3 September 2017
Dave would be 66 if still alive. He was born on 28 August 1951
 
Holger Czukay was
79 years 5 months 12 days old when he died on 5 September 2017
Holger would be 79 if still alive. He was born on 24 March 1938
 
Virgil Howe was
41 years 11 months 18 days old when he died on 11 September 2017
Virgil would be 42 if still alive. He was born on 23 September 1975
 
Grant Hart was
56 years 5 months 27 days old when he died on 14 September 2017
Grant would be 56 if still alive. He was born on 18 March 1961

2016 Died in October 2017  

 
Tom Petty was
66 years 11 months 13 days old when he died on 2 October 2017
Tom would be 67 if still alive. He was born on 20 October 1950
 
Bunny Sigler was
76 years 6 months 9 days old when he died on 6 October 2017
Bunny would be 76 if still alive. He was born on 27 March 1941
 
Jimmy Beaumont was
76 years 11 months 17 days old when he died on 7 October 2017
Jimmy would be 77 if still alive. He was born on 21 October 1940
 
Grady Tate was
85 years 8 months 24 days old when he died on 8 October 2017
Grady would be 85 if still alive. He was born on 14 January 1932
 
Gord Downie was
53 years 8 months 11 days old when he died on 17 October 2017
Gord would be 53 if still alive. He was born on 6 February 1964
 
Phil Miller was
68 years 8 months 26 days old when he died on 18 October 2017
Phil would be 68 if still alive. He was born on 22 January 1949
 
George Young was
70 years 11 months 16 days old when he died on 22 October 2017
George would be 71 if still alive. He was born on 6 November 1946
 
Fats Domino was
89 years 7 months 28 days old when he died on 24 October 2017
Fats would be 89 if still alive. He was born on 26 February 1928
 
Keith Wilder was
65 years 10 months 9 days old when he died on 29 October 2017
Keith would be 65 if still alive. He was born on 20 December 1951

2016 Died in November 2017  

 
Robert Knight was
72 years 6 months 12 days old when he died on 5 November 2017
Robert would be 72 if still alive. He was born on 24 April 1945
 
Chuck Mosley was
57 years 10 months 14 days old when he died on 9 November 2017
Chuck would be 57 if still alive. He was born on 26 December 1959
 
Malcolm Young was
64 years 10 months 12 days old when he died on 18 November 2017
Malcolm would be 64 if still alive. He was born on 6 January 1953
 
Warren 'Pete' Moore was
78 years old when he died on 19 November 2017
Warren would be 78 if still alive. He was born on 19 November 1939
 
David Cassidy was
67 years 7 months 9 days old when he died on 21 November 2017
David would be 67 if still alive. He was born on 12 April 1950