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    Fri, 20 Apr 2012 10:02:09

    Levon Helm of The Band Dead at 71 - He had throat cancer

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    Levon Helm, singer and drummer for acclaimed roots rock act The Band, died on Thursday (April 19) at the age 71 after succumbing to throat cancer. It had been reported in the media in the days leading up to his passing that the musician's death was imminent.

    R.I.P., Levon. Your legacy lives on.

    Are you a fan of The Band?

    —Maggie Pannacione
    04.20.12



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