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  • Musician Tom Petty, a songwriter who melded California rock with a deep, stubborn Southern heritage, died of an accidental overdose after taking various painkillers, according to a statement issued by his family

    Jan 20, 2018, 16:03 IST

  • The ‘Heartbreakers’ frontman Tom Pett has passed away at the age of 66 after suffering cardiac arrest. According to Petty's manager, the American musician died at his home in Malibu. The music legend was reportedly found unconscious and rushed to UCLA Santa Monica Hospital, where he was placed on a life support machine. Petty rose to fame when he formed ‘The Heartbreakers’ in 1976. Last week, the band wrapped their 40th anniversary tour at the Hollywood Bowl. He is best known for hits like 'Free Fallin', 'Learning To Fly', 'Don't Come Around Here No More' and 'American Girl'

    Oct 03, 2017, 17:49 IST

  • Veteran rocker Tom Petty has passed after suffering a cardiac arrest. He was 66. Petty's longtime manager confirmed the singer's death and said that the Rock and Roll Hall of Famer took his last breath at his home in Malibu

    Oct 03, 2017, 11:41 IST

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