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Artists who died while performing

Created by Pääsuke on 01 Jul 2019 | Last edited by Pääsuke on 14 Jul 2019
Artists who died while performing

This is a list of artists who died while perfoming. Included are the artists from the 20th and 21st century.
The collection is still under construction (a few artists are missing).

1972, 3 May: Les Harvey, lead guitarist of the band died at the age of 27.

Top song:  Danger Zone

1995: the band's singer/drummer/guitarist Country Dick Montana.

2003, 20 February: Ty Longley, guitarist of the band, died at the age of 31.

4. Pantera

2004, 8 December: Ex-guitarist of the heavy metal band Pantera, "Dimebag" Darrell Abbott, was murdered on stage at the age of 38.

2008, 9 November: died at the age of 76, shortly after singing her hit song "Pata Pata".

Top 3 songs:  Malaika Pata Pata Milele
Artist | Romania Rock

2015, 30 October: Four of the five members of the Romanian metal core band died during the Colectiv nightclub fire. The deceased were guitarists Mihai Alexandru and Vlad Țelea, drummer Bogdan Enache and bassist Alex Pascu.

2016, 24 April: Died at the age of 66.

Top 2 songs:  Yolele Maman
Artist | France

Suggested by maluca.
2017, 19 July: died at the age of 35.

Suggested by maluca.
2018, 22 December: Seventeen was performing in a tent at Tanjung Lesung resort on 22 December 2018 when the Sunda Strait tsunami struck the stage from behind. Bani, Herman, Andi, a crew member, and their on-road manager were killed. Only one member of the band, Ifan, survived.

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