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Remembering Musicians Who Died In 2014: Phil Everly, Bobby Womack, Pete Seeger, And More

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2014 saw the passing of a fair share of aging musical legends, but it tragically also saw the deaths of many relatively young artists well before their time. This list honors just some of the artists who passed away this year, so if there are any that you think we may have missed, you can post your tributes down in the comments section below.READ MORE

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Financial Strain And Fear Of Not Being Successful In The U.S. Reportedly Drove Simone Battle To Suicide

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Nearly a week after G.R.L. band member Simone Battle was found hanging in a closet of her West Hollywood home some sad details are beginning to emerge. At first Simone's father expressed shock at his daughters' suicide but now that reality is starting to settle in we are hearing that money was one of the things depressing the 25-year old singer. Friends and other family members have started to discuss the fact that Simone was extremely concerned about her finances, in spite of having just dropped an EP with G.R.L.READ MORE


Game Sends Condolences To Simone Battle's Family Following G.R.L. Singer's Apparent Suicide

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Following the untimely death of G.R.L. member and former X Factor contestant Simone Battle, various celebrities have memorialized the young star by remembering her work and sending prayers to her family and friends. Rapper the Game is the latest to do so.READ MORE

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G.R.L.'s Simone Battle: Death Ruled A Suicide

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On Friday morning G.R.L. group member Simone Battle was found hanging in a bedroom closet in her West Hollywood home and on Sunday L.A. County Coroner's Lt. Fred Corral confirmed that the 25-year old songstress' official cause of death was suicide by hanging. While some have speculated that Simone was severely depressed for quite sometime her father seemed truly shocked by his daughter's passing. He spoke out saying that he was confused by the thought of Simone deciding to end her own life.READ MORE

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Simone Battle Of X Factor And G.R.L. Dead At Age 25 Of Apparent Suicide

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Remember Simone Battle from The X Factor? She appeared on the U.S. version of the show in 2011 and was mentored by Simon Cowell. She made it to the top 17 of the competition before being cut and then just last year it was announced that she had joined G.R.L. a group that resembles a rebooted Pussycat Dolls. Unfortunately it was confirmed earlier today that Simone was found hanging in a closet in her West Hollywood home on Friday morning.READ MORE

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