Artists who died in 2020 (January - March)

Created by maluca on 04 Jan 2020
Artists who died in 2020 (January - March)

A collection of the artists that passed away in 2020 from January to March.
The list for April to June is here:.https://lyricstranslate.com/en/collection/artists-who-died-2020-april-june

1. Lexii Alijai Artist

Lexii Alijai died on January 1 (aged 21).

Country:  United States

Genre:  Hip-Hop/Rap

Language:  English

Popular songs:  KillerWhere Your Man Is?

2. The Buckinghams Artist

Marty Grebb, keyboardist, died on January 1 (aged 74).

Country:  United States

Genre:  Pop-Rock

Language:  English

3. Sangtraït Artist

Martín Rodríguez, drummer, died on January 3 (aged 64).

Country:  Spain

Genres:  Hard Rock, Rock, Rock

Language:  Catalan

4. Hawkwind Artist

Martin Griffin, former drummer, died on January 5.

Country:  United Kingdom

Genre:  Rock

Language:  English

5. Rush Artist

Neil Peart, drummer, died on January 7 (aged 67).

Country:  Canada

Genre:  Rock

Language:  English

Popular songs:  Tom SawyerAnimateBravado

6. Antiboy Artist

Harry Hains died on January 7 (aged 27).

Country:  Australia

Genres:  Electronica, Gothic/Darkwave

Language:  English

Popular song:  Devil

Tito Peñarrieta died on January 8 (aged 74).

Country:  Bolivia

Language:  Spanish

8. Marc Morgan Artist

Marc Morgan died on January 10 (aged 57).

Country:  Belgium

Genres:  Pop, Singer-songwriter

Language:  French

Benjamín "Chamín" Correa died on January 14 (aged 90).

Country:  Mexico

Genre:  Latino

Language:  Spanish

Popular song:  El preso número nueve

10. The Left Banke Artist

Steve Martin Caro, lead singer, died on January 14 (aged 71).

Country:  United States

Genres:  Pop, Pop-Rock, Psychedelic

Language:  English

11. Chicory Tip Artist

Barry Mayger, bassist, died on January 14 (aged 73).

Country:  United Kingdom

Genre:  Pop

Language:  English

Popular song:  Son of My Father

12. Chac Mool Artist

Carlos Alvarado died on January 14 (aged 69).

Country:  Mexico

Genre:  Progressive rock

Language:  Spanish

Chris Darrow died on January 15 (aged 75).

Country:  United States

Genre:  Country music

Language:  English

14. Luiz Vieira Artist

Luiz Vieira died on January 16 (aged 91).

Country:  Brazil

Genre:  MPB

Language:  Portuguese

Popular song:  Paz do meu amor

15. Los Chalchaleros Artist

Juan Carlos Saravia died on January 17 (aged 89).

Country:  Argentina

Genre:  Folk

Language:  Spanish

16. Hotdog Artist

Dennis Garcia died on January 18 (aged 69).

Country:  Philippines

Languages:  Filipino/Tagalog, English

17. David Olney Artist

David Olney died on January 18 (aged 71).

Country:  United States

Genre:  Singer-songwriter

Language:  English

18. The Flames Artist

Steve Fataar, guitarist, died on January 18.

Country:  South Africa

Genre:  Rock

Language:  English

Popular song:  For Your Precious Love

19. Die Aeronauten Artist

Guz (Oliver Maurmann), singer, died on January 19 (aged 52).

Country:  Switzerland

Genre:  Alternative

Language:  German

Popular songs:  FreundinSchnee

20. Robert Parker Artist

Robert Parker died on January 19 (aged 89).

Country:  United States

Genre:  R&B/Soul

Language:  English

Popular song:  Barefootin’

21. Sfinx Artist

Dan Andrei Aldea, singer, died on January 19 (aged 64).

Country:  Romania

Genre:  Rock

Language:  Romanian

Popular songs:  Blană de ursUrsitoareleOm bun

22. Ojos de Brujo Artist

Xavi Turull Piera, percussionist, died on January 20 (aged 59).

Country:  Spain

Genres:  Folk, Hip-Hop/Rap, Flamenco

Language:  Spanish

23. Monty Python Artist

Terry Jones died on January 21 (aged 77).

Country:  United Kingdom

Genre:  Comedy

Language:  English

24. Divine Heresy Artist

Joe Payne, bassist, died on January 24 (aged 35).

Country:  United States

Genre:  Metal

Language:  English

Popular song:  Royal Blood Heresy

25. Cynic Artist

Sean Reinert, former drummer, died on January 24 (aged 48).

Country:  United States

Genre:  Metal

Language:  English

26. Narciso Parigi Artist

Narciso Parigi died on January 25 (aged 92).

Country:  Italy

Genres:  Pop-Folk, Singer-songwriter

Language:  Italian

27. Tunai Artist

Tunai died on January 26 (aged 69).

Country:  Brazil

Genre:  MPB

Language:  Portuguese

Popular songs:  Por todos os cantosFrissonSintonia

28. Kobe Bryant Artist

Kobe Bryant died on January 26 (aged 41).

Country:  United States

Genre:  Hip-Hop/Rap

Language:  English

Popular songs:  Dear BasketballK.O.B.E.

29. The Kingston Trio Artist

Bob Shane, singer-guitarist, died on January 26 (aged 85).

Country:  United States

Languages:  English, Spanish

30. To/Die/For Artist

Santtu Lonka, former drummer, died on January 26 (aged 41).

Country:  Finland

Genres:  Gothic/Darkwave, Metal

Language:  English

Reed Mullin, drummer, died on January 27 (aged 53).

Country:  United States

Genre:  Metal

Language:  English

32. The Lemon Pipers Artist

Bob Nave, keyboardist, died on January 28 (aged 75).

Country:  United States

Genres:  Psychedelic, Rock

Language:  English

Popular song:  Green Tambourine

33. Michiyo Azusa Artist

Michiyo Azusa died on January 29 (aged 76).

Country:  Japan

Genre:  Pop

Language:  Japanese

34. Gang Of Four Artist

Andy Gill, guitarist, died on February 1 (aged 64).

Country:  United Kingdom

Genres:  New Wave, Punk

Languages:  English, German

35. D.R.I. Artist

Josh Pappe, former bassist, died on February 1 (aged 53).

Country:  United States

Genre:  Punk

Language:  English

Adelis Freitez died on February 1 (aged 76).

Country:  Venezuela

Genre:  Folk

Language:  Spanish

Popular songs:  Los Dos GavilanesEl espanto

37. Funkadelic Artist

Harold Beane, guitarist, died on February 1 (aged 73).

Country:  United States

Genre:  Funk

Language:  English

38. Ivan Král Artist

Ivan Král died on February 2 (aged 71).

Country:  United States

Genres:  Country music, Jazz, Punk, R&B/Soul, Rock, Singer-songwriter, Soundtrack

Language:  English

Popular song:  Follow

39. Ljiljana Petrović Artist

Ljiljana Petrović died on February 4 (aged 81).

Country:  Serbia

Genre:  Pop

Languages:  Serbian, Croatian

40. Kirk Douglas Artist

Kirk Douglas died on February 5 (aged 103).

Country:  United States

Genre:  Soundtrack

Language:  English

Popular song:  A Whale of a Tale

41. Budka Suflera Artist

Romuald Lipko, band leader, died on February 6 (aged 69).

Country:  Poland

Genre:  Rock

Languages:  Polish, German

42. Volumes Artist

Diego Farias, former guitarist, died on February 6 (aged 27).

Country:  United States

Genre:  Metalcore/Hardcore

Language:  English

Popular song:  Wormholes

43. Do Piano Artist

Do Piano died on February 6 (aged 56)

Country:  Switzerland

Genre:  New Wave

Language:  English

Popular song:  Again

44. The Chordettes Artist

Lynn Evans died on February 6 (aged 95).

Country:  United States

Genres:  Pop, Folk

Language:  English

Popular songs:  Mr SandmanlollipopZorro

45. Nexhmije Pagarusha Artist

Nexhmije Pagarusha died on February 7 (aged 86).

Country:  Kosovo

Language:  Albanian

Popular songs:  BareshaE Kujtoj At' TakimNji lule

46. The Fugs Artist

Steve Weber, guitarist, died on February 7 (aged 76).

Country:  United States

Genre:  Rock

Language:  English

Popular song:  Nothing

47. Pat Metheny Group Artist

Lyle Mays, pianist and composer, died on February 10 (aged 66).

Country:  United States

Genre:  Jazz

Languages:  Spanish, English

Popular songs:  Slip AwayVidala

Joseph Shabalala, founder of the group, died on February 11 (aged 78).

Country:  South Africa

Language:  Zulu

Popular song:  Phalmende

49. The Faint Artist

Jacob Thiele, keyboardist, died on February 13 (aged 40).

Country:  United States

Genre:  Indie

Language:  English

Popular songs:  Agenda SuicideGlass Danse

50. Buzzy Linhart Artist

Buzzy Linhart died on February 13 (aged 76).

Country:  United States

Genre:  Singer-songwriter

Language:  English

Popular song:  Friends

51. Parikrama Artist

Sonam Sherpa, guitarist, died on February 14 (aged 48).

Country:  India

Genre:  Rock

Language:  English

Popular song:  But it rained

52. Irina Chmihova Artist

Irina Chmihova died on February 15 (aged 89).

Country:  Bulgaria

Genre:  Pop

Language:  Bulgarian

53. Graeme Allwright Artist

Graeme Allwright died on February 16 (aged 93).

Country:  France

Genre:  Singer-songwriter

Languages:  French, English

Pearl Carr died on February 16 (aged 98).

Country:  United Kingdom

Language:  English

Popular song:  Sing, Little Birdie

55. Magdeburg Artist

Hans-Joachim Kneis, singer, died on February 16 (aged 75).

Country:  Germany

Genre:  Rock

Language:  German

56. Sonja Ziemann Artist

Sonja Ziemann died on February 17 (aged 94).

Country:  Germany

Language:  German

Popular song:  Du bist die Liebe

57. Ja'Net DuBois Artist

Ja'Net DuBois died on February 17 (aged 74).

Country:  United States

Language:  English

Popular song:  Queen of the Highway

58. Claudia Telles Artist

Claudia Telles died on February 21 (aged 62).

Country:  Brazil

Genre:  MPB

Language:  Portuguese

Popular song:  Fim de Tarde

59. Jahn Teigen Artist

Jahn Teigen died on February 24 (aged 70).

Country:  Norway

Language:  Norwegian

60. Mazzy Star Artist

David Roback, founder and guitarist, died on February 25 (aged 61).

Country:  United States

Genre:  Alternative

Language:  English

61. Ragnar Bjarnason Artist

Ragnar Bjarnason died on February 25 (aged 85).

Country:  Iceland

Language:  Icelandic

62. Suthep Wongkamhaeng Artist

Suthep Wongkamhaeng died on February 27 (aged 85).

Country:  Thailand

Genre:  Pop-Folk

Language:  Thai

63. prozac+ Artist

Elisabetta Imelio died on February 29 (aged 44).

Country:  Italy

Genre:  Punk

Language:  Italian

Popular songs:  Acidaangelo

64. Head East Artist

Mike Somerville, former guitarist, died on February 29 (aged 68).

Country:  United States

Genre:  Rock

Language:  English

Popular song:  Never Been Any Reason

65. Die Tödliche Doris Artist

Tabea Blumenschein died end of February (aged 67).

Country:  Germany

Language:  German

66. The Golden Dawn Artist

Bill Hallmark, bassist, died in February.

Country:  United States

Genres:  Psychedelic, Rock

Language:  English

Popular song:  Starvation

67. Ernesto Cardenal Artist

Ernesto Cardenal died on March 1 (aged 95).

Country:  Nicaragua

Genre:  Poetry

Language:  Spanish

68. Jan Vyčítal Artist

Jan Vyčítal died on March 1 (aged 77).

Country:  Czech Republic

Genre:  Country music

Language:  Czech

Popular song:  Battledress

Luis Trochón died on March 3 (aged 63).

Country:  Uruguay

Genres:  Folk, Latino

Language:  Spanish

Les Cauchi died on March 3 (aged 77).

Country:  United States

Genre:  Rock 'n' Roll

Language:  English

Popular song:  Christmas Serenade

71. The Supremes Artist

Barbara Martin died on March 4 (aged 76).

Country:  United States

Genre:  R&B/Soul

Languages:  English, Italian

72. Zdenka Vuckovic Artist

Zdenka Vučković died on March 8 (aged 77).

Country:  Croatia

Genre:  Pop

Language:  Croatian

73. Carmen Galin Artist

Carmen Galin died on March 13 (aged 73).

Country:  Romania

Genre:  Poetry

Language:  Romanian

Popular songs:  Trecea un omCireşi amare

74. Eva Pilarová Artist

Eva Pilarová died on March 14 (aged 80).

Country:  Czech Republic

Language:  Czech

75. Phil Phillips Artist

Phil Phillips died on March 14 (aged 94).

Country:  United States

Genres:  R&B/Soul, Singer-songwriter

Language:  English

Popular songs:  The Evil DopeSea of Love

76. Throbbing Gristle Artist

Genesis P-Orridge died on March 14 (aged 70).

Country:  United Kingdom

Genre:  Industrial

Language:  English

Konstantin Ryabinov died on March 16 (aged 55).

78. Pedro Barroso Artist

Pedro Barroso died on March 16 (aged 69).

Country:  Portugal

Genres:  Folk, Singer-songwriter

Language:  Portuguese

79. Sergio Bassi Artist

Sergio Bassi died on March 16 (aged 69).

Country:  Italy

Genre:  Singer-songwriter

Language:  Italian

Popular song:  Milano si sente N.Y.

80. The Great Society Artist

Jerry Slick, drummer, died on March 20 (aged 80).

Country:  United States

Genres:  Psychedelic, Rock

Language:  English

81. Kenny Rogers Artist

Kenny Rogers died on March 20 (aged 81).

Country:  United States

Genre:  Country music

Languages:  English, Spanish, German, French

Popular songs:  Islands In The StreamThe GamblerLady

Gabriel "Gabi" Delgado-López died on March 22 (aged 61).

Country:  Germany

Genres:  Electronica, New Wave

Languages:  German, Spanish

83. Julie Felix Artist

Julie Felix died on March 22 (aged 81).

Country:  United Kingdom

Genre:  Folk

Language:  English

Popular song:  Moonlight

84. Israel Vibration Artist

Albert "Apple Gabriel" Craig died on March 23.

Country:  Jamaica

Genre:  Reggae

Language:  English

Popular song:  My Master’s Will

85. Psychic Ills Artist

Tres Warren died on March 23 (aged 41).

Country:  United States

Genre:  Rock

Language:  English

Popular song:  I Get By

86. Patricia Carmona Artist

Patricia Carmona died on March 23 (aged 52).

Country:  Chile

Genre:  Folk

Language:  Spanish

87. Manu Dibango Artist

Manu Dibango died on March 24 (aged 86).

Country:  Cameroon

Genres:  Funk, Jazz

Language:  Chewa

Popular song:  Soul Makossa

88. King Crimson Artist

Bill Rieflin, drummer for Ministry, R.E.M. and King Crimson, died on March 24 (aged 59).

Country:  United Kingdom

Genre:  Rock

Language:  English

89. I Ribelli Artist

Detto Mariano, keyboardist, died on March 25 (aged 82).

Country:  Italy

Genre:  Rock

Language:  Italian

Popular song:  Pugni chiusi

90. Liesbeth List Artist

Liesbeth List died on March 25 (aged 78).

Country:  Netherlands

Languages:  French, Dutch, German

91. The Flower Pot Men Artist

Neil Landon died on March 26 (aged 78).

Country:  United Kingdom

Genres:  Pop-Rock, Psychedelic

Language:  English

92. Flamin' Groovies Artist

Danny Mihm, drummer, died on March 26.

Country:  United States

Genre:  Rock

Language:  English

Popular song:  Slow Death

93. Daniel Azulay Artist

Daniel Azulay died on March 27 (aged 72).

Country:  Brazil

Genre:  Children's Music

Language:  Portuguese

Popular song:  Alô Alô

94. Psiglo Artist

Ruben Melogno, lead singer, died on March 27 (aged 74).

Country:  Uruguay

Genre:  Progressive rock

Language:  Spanish

Popular song:  Vuela a mi galaxia

95. Riot Artist

Lou Kouvaris, former guitarist, died on March 28 (aged 66).

Country:  United States

Genre:  Metal

Language:  English

Popular song:  Bloodstreets

96. Regy Clasen Artist

Regy Clasen died on March 28 (aged 48).

Country:  Germany

Genre:  Singer-songwriter

Language:  German

Popular song:  Ergib Dich

97. Joe Diffie Artist

Joe Diffie died on March 29 (aged 61).

Country:  United States

Genre:  Country music

Language:  English

98. Arrows Artist

Alan Merrill died on March 29 (aged 69).

Country:  United Kingdom

Genres:  Hard Rock, Rock

Language:  English

99. Riachão Artist

Riachão died on March 30 (aged 98).

Country:  Brazil

Language:  Portuguese

Popular song:  Cada macaco no seu galho

100. Bill Withers Artist

Bill Withers died on March 30 (aged 81).

Country:  United States

Genre:  Singer-songwriter

Language:  English

Comments
Diazepan MedinaDiazepan Medina    Tue, 28/01/2020 - 00:53

Correction: Juan Carlos Saravia was 89 years old (born in 1930)

malucamaluca    Tue, 28/01/2020 - 01:06

Right, thank you.

BlackSea4everBlackSea4ever    Sat, 21/03/2020 - 19:55

His song, Lady, very special to me. RIP.

malucamaluca    Sat, 04/04/2020 - 16:55

Nooo... 😭😭😭

malucamaluca    Fri, 20/11/2020 - 17:09

Thank you for your contribution. I will have to split up the list, as January to March there were more than 100 dead artists.