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Wayne Cochran, “Last Kiss” Soul Singer, Dead at 78

Wayne Cochran, the Georgia-born rock and soul singer known for his white pompadour and signature song “Last Kiss,” has died. Cochran’s son confirmed the news. He was 78. Cochran’s career began in the 1950s and took off when he recorded his classic car crash ballad “Last Kiss” in 1961. (The song was famously covered by Pearl Jam in 1998.) He ...

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Singer David Cassidy, 1970s Teen Idol, Dies At 67

David Cassidy, famed singer, actor and heartthrob of the 1970s, died Tuesday, a few days after being hospitalized in critical condition. Cassidy’s longtime publicist, JoAnn Geffen, said in a statement Tuesday night, “On behalf of the entire Cassidy family, it is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our father, our uncle, and our dear brother, Da… Celebrity News, Photos ...

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