JJ Cale Dead at 74 2013-07-27 by | 19 Comments manosg CONTRIBUTOR
Blues legend and Grammy Award-winning American singer-songwriter JJ Cale died on Friday 26th of July at Scripps Memorial Hospital in La Jolla after suffering a heart attack at the age of 74.
The writer of hits such as 'Cocaine', 'After Midnight' and 'Call Me The Breeze', that were made famous by Eric Clapton and Lynyrd Skynyrd, was known for his laid back approach to singing and performing the blues that led to the creation of the Tulsa Sound.
JJ Cale will be forever remembered by his loved ones and blues fans all over the world.
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hard RIP oh, well damn this is caca RIP Digging: We Lost the Sea - Departure Songs I've never heard his music before personally (outside of Clapton's "Cocaine"), but this is terrible news.
RIP RIP Damn, RIP RIP!! RIP Digging: Senses Fail - Pull The Thorns From Your Heart JJ Cale was a great artist and a laid back dude, RIP.
Anyone who wants to listen to his music, you can try his album Okie Digging: Suicidal Tendencies - Lights...Camera...Revolution Goddamn, RIP. R.I.P. R.I.P.
The Road to Escondido is amazing Nostalgia hard. Dad used to play his call me the breeze on the reg.
RIP JJ Cale was the shit.
Damn, R.I.P dude Fuck
RIP rip RIP hard.
2013 has been a horrible year for shit like this. bummer.
R.I.P Digging: Joanna Newsom - Ys If this had been some metal-core guy this article would have had 100+ comments. JJ was an incredible songwriter. RIP.
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