Born on this day, guitar great John Fahey
Born on this day, Games People Play singer Joe South
Singer Frankie Lymon was found dead at his mother's house in New York of a suspected drug overdose, he was 25. - See more at: http://www.thisdayinmusic.com/#sthash.i9Iu3uXx.dpuf
Drummer Buddy Miles, who played with Jimi Hendrix in his last regular group, Band of Gypsys, died aged 60 at his home in Austin, Texas after struggling with a long-term illness. His last full time drum gig was with Junior Brown.