Tommy Ramone, the drummer, co-founder and last surviving original member of the seminal punk band the Ramones, has died, The Washington Post reports. He was 65.
Dave Frey, who works for Ramones Productions, confirmed that Ramone died Friday, but he did not have additional details about the musician's death.
Oscar-nominated director and screenwriter Paul Mazursky died Monday of pulmonary cardiac arrest at Cedars Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles, the Los Angeles Times reports. He was 84.
Meshach Taylor, best known for playing Anthony Bouvier on Designing Women, died Saturday at his home in Los Angeles after a long battle with cancer, The Associated Press reports. He was 67.
Born in Boston, Taylor's acting career began on the stage when he was a member of Chicago's Goodman Theatre. He moved to Los Angeles in the late 1970s to pursue a screen career.
Longtime R&B and gospel singer Bobby Womack, who was known for such hits as "It's All Over," died Friday at the age of 70, according to The Hollywood Reporter.
Womack was suffering from colon cancer and diabetes at the time of his death, a representative for Womack's label XL Recordings said.
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