Artists who died of COVID-19

Created by maluca on 16 Dec 2020 | Last edited by maluca on 17 Jan 2021
Artists who died of COVID-19

Artists who died of COVID-19

1. 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.

2. Loketo Artist

Aurlus Mabele died on March 19 (aged 66).

Country:  Congo (Republica Democratica)

Language:  French

Popular song:  Je donne gloire

3. The Ones Artist

Nashom Wooden (Mona Foot) died on March 23 (aged 50).

Country:  United States

Genres:  Dance, Electronica

Language:  English

Popular song:  Flawless

4. Manu Dibango Artist

Manu Dibango died on March 24 (aged 86).

Country:  Cameroon

Genres:  Funk, Jazz

Language:  Chewa

Popular song:  Soul Makossa

5. I Ribelli Artist

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

Country:  Italy

Genre:  Rock

Language:  Italian

Popular song:  Pugni chiusi

6. Daniel Azulay Artist

Daniel Azulay died on March 27 (aged 72).

Country:  Brazil

Genre:  Children's Music

Language:  Portuguese

Popular song:  Alô Alô

7. 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

8. Riot Artist

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

Country:  United States

Genre:  Metal

Language:  English

Popular song:  Bloodstreets

9. Joe Diffie Artist

Joe Diffie died on March 29 (aged 61).

Country:  United States

Genre:  Country music

Language:  English

10. Arrows Artist

Alan Merrill died on March 29 (aged 69).

Country:  United Kingdom

Genres:  Hard Rock, Rock

Language:  English

11. Fountains of Wayne Artist

Adam Schlesinger died on April 1 (aged 52).

Country:  United States

Genres:  Alternative, Rock, Pop-Rock

Language:  English

12. Cristina Artist

Cristina died on April 1 (aged 61).

Country:  United States

Genre:  New Wave

Language:  English

13. Gibson Brothers Artist

Patrick Gibson died on April 4 (aged 64).

Country:  France

Genre:  Pop

Languages:  English, Spanish

14. Luis Eduardo Aute Artist

Luis Eduardo Aute died on April 4 (aged 76).

Country:  Spain

Genres:  Poetry, Singer-songwriter

Languages:  Spanish, English

Popular songs:  Al albaAleluya Nº 1Cinco minutos

15. John Prine Artist

John Prine died on April 7 (aged 73).

Country:  United States

Genre:  Singer-songwriter

Language:  English

16. Lee Konitz Artist

Lee Konitz died on April 15 (aged 92).

Country:  United States

Genre:  Jazz

Language:  English

Popular song:  Foolin' Myself

17. Luis Sepúlveda Artist

Luis Sepúlveda died on April 16 (aged 70).

Country:  Chile

Genre:  Poetry

Language:  Spanish

Popular songs:  MarMe gusta cuando hablas...

18. Christophe Artist

Christophe died on April 16 (aged 74).

Country:  France

Genres:  Pop, Singer-songwriter

Languages:  French, Italian, Turkish

Popular songs:  Oh mon amourAlineAline

19. The Soft Boys Artist

Matthew Seligman, bassist, died on April 17 (aged 64).

Country:  United Kingdom

Genres:  Folk, New Wave, Psychedelic, Rock

Language:  English

Popular song:  I Wanna Destroy You

20. Los Pasos Artist

Martín Careaga, bass guitar and vocals, died in April (death announced on April 18).

Country:  Spain

Genre:  Rock

Language:  Spanish

21. El Príncipe Gitano Artist

Enrique Castellón Vargas died on April 22 (aged 88).

Country:  Spain

Genre:  Flamenco

Languages:  Spanish, Other

Popular songs:  Obi ObaSi supierasEl hijo de la viuda

22. Fred The Godson Artist

Fred The Godson died on April 23 (aged 35).

Country:  United States

Genre:  Hip-Hop/Rap

Language:  English

Popular song:  Monique’s Room

23. Óscar Chávez Artist

Óscar Chávez died on April 30 (aged 85).

Country:  Mexico

Genre:  Folk

Languages:  Spanish, English

24. The Stranglers Artist

Dave Greenfield, keyboardist, died on May 3 (aged 71).

Country:  United Kingdom

Genres:  New Wave, Punk, Rock

Languages:  English, French, Swedish

Popular songs:  Golden BrownAlways The SunLa Folie

25. Dragan Vučić Artist

Dragan Vučić died on May 4 (aged 65).

Country:  Macedonia

Language:  Macedonian

Popular song:  Nika nika marika

26. Titãs Artist

Ciro Pessoa died on May 5 (aged 62).

Country:  Brazil

Genres:  MPB, Pop-Rock, Rock

Language:  Portuguese

Popular songs:  MarvinEpitáfioFlores

27. Ty (UK) Artist

Ty died on May 7 (aged 47).

Country:  United Kingdom

Genre:  Hip-Hop/Rap

Language:  English

Popular song:  The Tale

28. Albert One Artist

Alberto Carpani died on May 11 (aged 64).

Country:  Italy

Genre:  Eurodance

Language:  English

Popular song:  Heart on Fire

29. Renée Claude Artist

Renée Claude died on May 12 (aged 80).

Country:  Canada

Genre:  Pop

Language:  French

30. Yoshio Artist

Yoshio died on May 13 (aged 60).

Country:  Mexico

Languages:  Spanish, Japanese

Popular songs:  A Mi ManeraLo que pasó, pasó

31. Olga Savary Artist

Olga Savary died on May 15 (aged 86).

Country:  Brazil

Genre:  Poetry

Language:  Portuguese

Popular songs:  IrarucaCaiçuçáuaConstrução

32. Dream Street Artist

Chris Trousdale died on June 2 (aged 34).

Country:  United States

Genre:  Pop

Language:  English

Popular song:  It Happens Every Time

33. Dulce Nunes Artist

Dulce Nunes died on June 4 (aged 90).

Country:  Brazil

Genre:  MPB

Language:  Portuguese

Popular song:  Pobre menina rica

34. Nick Cordero Artist

Nick Cordero died on July 5 (aged 41).

Country:  Canada

Language:  English

35. Víctor Víctor Artist

Víctor Víctor died on July 16 (aged 71).

Country:  Dominican Republic

Genre:  Latino

Language:  Spanish

36. Trini Lopez Artist

Trini Lopez died on August 11 (aged 83).

Country:  United States

Genre:  Rock 'n' Roll

Languages:  English, Spanish

37. The Temptations Artist

Bruce Williamson, lead singer 2005 - 2015, died on September 6 (aged 49).

Country:  United States

Genres:  R&B/Soul, Rock 'n' Roll

Languages:  English, Italian

Toots Hibbert died on September 11 (aged 77).

Country:  Jamaica

Genre:  Reggae

Language:  English

39. Hamdi Benani Artist

Hamdi Benani died on September 21 (aged 77).

Country:  Algeria

Genre:  Folk

Language:  Arabic

40. The Four Seasons Artist

Tommy DeVito died on September 21 (aged 92).

Country:  United States

Genre:  Pop-Rock

Language:  English

S.P. Balasubrahmanyam died on September 25 (aged 74).

Country:  India

Genres:  Classical, Religious, Singer-songwriter

Languages:  Tamil, Telugu, Hindi

David Refael Ben Ami died on October 9 (aged 70).

Country:  Israel

Genre:  Religious

Language:  Hebrew

43. Ilana Rovina Artist

Ilana Rovina died on October 16 (aged 86).

Country:  Israel

Genre:  Pop

Language:  Hebrew

Popular song:  לך איתה (Lech Ita)

44. Reynaert Artist

Reynaert died on November 5 (aged 65).

Country:  Belgium

Genre:  Singer-songwriter

Language:  French

45. Géza Szőcs Artist

Géza Szőcs died on November 5 (aged 67).

46. Jim Radford Artist

Jim Radford died on November 6 (aged 92).

Country:  United Kingdom

Genres:  Folk, Singer-songwriter

Language:  English

Popular song:  The Shores of Normandy

47. Pooh Artist

Stefano D'Orazio, percussionist, died on November 6 (aged 72).

Country:  Italy

Genres:  Pop, Pop-Rock, Rock

Languages:  Italian, Spanish

48. Sven Wollter Artist

Sven Wollter died on November 10 (aged 86).

Country:  Sweden

Language:  Swedish

Popular song:  Kuckeliku

49. Lynn Kellogg Artist

Lynn Kellogg died on November 12 (aged 77).

Country:  United States

Genres:  Children's Music, Country music, Folk, Soundtrack

Language:  English

Popular song:  When Papa Rolled His Own

50. Willie Salcedo Artist

Willie Salcedo died on November 12 (aged 66).

Country:  Colombia

Genre:  Latino

51. Balázs Fecó Artist

Fecó Balázs died on November 26 (aged 69).

Country:  Hungary

Genre:  Rock

Language:  Hungarian

Popular songs:  ÉvszakokMaradj VelemA csönd éve

52. Riblja čorba Artist

Miša Aleksić, bassist, died on November 29 (aged 67).

Country:  Serbia

Genres:  Metal, Rock

Languages:  Serbian, English

53. Brittanya Karma Artist

Brittanya Karma died on November 30 (aged 29).

Country:  Germany

Genre:  Hip-Hop/Rap

Language:  Vietnamese

Popular song:  Tự Tin

54. Soul Survivors Artist

Kenny Jeremiah, lead singer, died on December 4 (aged 77).

Country:  United States

Genre:  R&B/Soul

Language:  English

Popular song:  Expressway to Your Heart

55. Pepel In Kri Artist

Tadej Hrušovar, singer and composer, died on December 5 (aged 73).

Country:  Slovenia

Genre:  Pop

Language:  Slovenian

56. Des & Dawn Artist

Dawn Lindberg died on December 7 (aged 75).

Country:  South Africa

Genre:  Folk

Language:  English

57. Fundo de Quintal Artist

Ubirany died on December 11 (aged 80).

Country:  Brazil

Genre:  Latino

Language:  Portuguese

58. Charley Pride Artist

Charley Pride died on December 12 (aged 86).

Country:  United States

Genre:  Country music

Language:  English

59. Roupa Nova Artist

Paulinho, singer and percussionist, died on December 14 (aged 68).

Country:  Brazil

Genres:  Pop, Pop-Rock

Language:  Portuguese

Popular songs:  Linda DemaisDonaAnjo

60. Dik Dik Artist

Erminio "Pepe" Salvaderi, singer and guitarist, died on December 18 (aged ca. 81- 82).

Country:  Italy

Language:  Italian

61. Vinicio Franco Artist

Vinicio Franco died on December 19 (aged 87).

Country:  Dominican Republic

Genre:  Latino

Language:  Spanish

Popular songs:  LorettaLlegó la Muerte

62. K.T. Oslin Artist

K.T. Oslin died on December 21 (aged 78).

Country:  United States

Genres:  Country music, Pop

Language:  English

Popular songs:  Mary and WilliHold Me80’s Ladies

63. Lucas & Matheus Artist

Matheus (Edilson da Silva Rodrigues) died on December 21 (aged 57).

Country:  Brazil

Genre:  Sertanejo

Language:  Portuguese

Popular song:  Palavras ao vento

64. P.I.F. Artist

Dimo Stoyanov, lead singer, died on December 21 (aged 45).

Country:  Bulgaria

Genres:  Alternative, Pop-Rock

Languages:  Bulgarian, English

65. Armando Manzanero Artist

Armando Manzanero died on December 28 (aged 85).

Country:  Mexico

Genre:  Singer-songwriter

Language:  Spanish

Popular songs:  AdoroContigo aprendíEsperaré

66. Nicolae Sabău Artist

Nicolae Sabău died on December 30 (aged 91).

Country:  Romania

Genre:  Folk

Language:  Romanian

67. Elias Rahbani Artist

Elias Rahbani died on January 4 (aged 82).

Country:  Lebanon

Language:  Arabic

68. Genival Lacerda Artist

Genival Lacerda died on January 7 (aged 89).

Country:  Brazil

Language:  Portuguese

Popular song:  Rock do Jegue

69. David Stypka Artist

David Stypka died on January 10 (aged 41).

Country:  Czech Republic

Genre:  Singer-songwriter

Language:  Czech

Popular song:  Dobré ráno, milá

70. Thorleifs Artist

Thorleif Torstensson died on January 10 (aged 71).

Country:  Sweden

Genres:  Dance, Pop

Language:  Swedish

Popular songs:  Gråt Inga TårarBlue blue moon

71. Lệ Thu Artist

Lệ Thu died on January 15 (aged 77).

Country:  United States

Genre:  Pop

Language:  Vietnamese

72. Radikal People Artist

Alonso Espino Lobaton (RaperOne) died on January 16 (aged 41).

Country:  Peru

Genre:  Hip-Hop/Rap

Language:  Spanish

Popular songs:  Así soy yoMi Patria

Comments
IlafaustIlafaust    Wed, 23/12/2020 - 01:51

Thank you for the effort!
Here is where all these wonderful and great artists have a special place so that everyone can commemorate them. Let's just hope that the list won't get any longer!

MandalorianMandalorian    Wed, 23/12/2020 - 20:20

Wow, Brittanya Karma was so young...