The American musician and six-time Grammy award-winning Dr. John’s will take place on Thursday at the age of 77 and died of a massive heart attack. That his family has announced on his Twitter account.
Malcolm John Rebennack, the real name of the singer and pianist from New Orleans, was a specialist in several different genres of music, from blues to pop to jazz, boogiewoogie and rock’n ‘ roll. He was known for his remarkable voice and outrageous outfits. In addition, he has voodoorituelen during his live shows.
Dr. John has won during his career several Grammy Awards, and in 2011 was included in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.