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    Tue, 08 Jun 2010 10:17:19

    Marvin Isley Passes Away - Bassist was 56

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    Isley Brothers bassist Marvin Isley has passed away. The bassist for the R&B group died Sunday night in Chicago, according to Chicago Now and Spinner/. He was just 56-years-old.

    Along with the rest of his brothers, Marvin was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1992 and was forced to retire from active participation in concerts back in 1997, due to his diabetes. He eventually lost both legs to amputation.

    What's your favorite R&B group?

    —Amy Sciarretto

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