Artists who died while performing

Created by Pääsuke on 01 Jul 2019 | Last edited by Pääsuke on 08 Mar 2021
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.
Thanks to user maluca for their contributions.

1. Stone the Crows Извођач

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

Земља:  Уједињено Краљевство

Genres:  Blues, Rock

Језик:  енглески

Popular song:  Danger Zone

2. San (Serbia) Извођач

1975, February 2: During a concert at Čair Hall in Niš, vocalist Predrag Jovičić died from an electric shock.
Suggested by maluca.

Земља:  Србија

Жанр:  Rock

Језик:  српски

3. Beyond Извођач

1993, June 30: The lead singer and guitarist Wong Ka Kui fell off the stage while performing in Tokyo, Japan and died.
Suggested by Туна Ченевская.

Земља:  Hong Kong

Genres:  Pop, Rock, Singer-songwriter

Језици:  Chinese (Cantonese), кинески, јапански, енглески

4. The Beat Farmers Извођач

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

Земља:  Сједињене Америчке Државе

Жанр:  Punk

Језик:  енглески

5. Great White Извођач

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

Земља:  Сједињене Америчке Државе

Genres:  Metal, Rock

Језик:  енглески

6. Pantera Извођач

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

Земља:  Сједињене Америчке Државе

Жанр:  Metal

Језик:  енглески

Popular songs:  Cemetery GatesI'm BrokenDomination

7. Miriam Makeba Извођач

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

Земља:  Јужна Африка

Genres:  Folk, Pop

Језици:  Xhosa, енглески, Swahili, непознат

8. Mango (Italy) Извођач

2014, 7 December: He died while performing his signature song 'Oro'. He felt ill during the song, collapsed and couldn't be reanimated.
Suggested by Alma Barroca.

Земља:  Италија

Genres:  Folk, Pop-Rock

Језици:  италијански, енглески, шпански

Popular songs:  Bella d'estateOroAmore per te

9. Goodbye to Gravity Извођач

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.

Земља:  Румунија

Жанр:  Rock

Језик:  енглески

Popular songs:  The Day We DieBack to LifeThe Cage

10. Papa Wemba Извођач

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

Земља:  Демократска Република Конго

Језици:  Lingala, француски

Popular songs:  YoleleAu nom de l'amourMobembo

11. Barbara Weldens Извођач

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

Земља:  Француска

Језик:  француски

12. Seventeen (Indonesia) Извођач

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.
Suggested by maluca.

Земља:  Indonesia

Genres:  Alternative, Pop, Pop-Rock

Језик:  индонежански

13. Apes of God Извођач

2019, August: The singer, César Canales, was shot dead during a concert.
Suggested by maluca.

Земља:  El Salvador

Жанр:  Metal

Језик:  енглески

Popular song:  Empty Hell

14. David Olney Извођач

2020, January 18: Died of an heart attack during a performance at age 71.
Suggested by maluca.

Земља:  Сједињене Америчке Државе

Жанр:  Singer-songwriter

Језик:  енглески