American music stars died in Cardiac arrest

Here are 30 famous musicians from United States of America died in Cardiac arrest:

The Amazing Criswell

The Amazing Criswell (August 7, 1907 Princeton-October 4, 1982 Burbank) a.k.a. Criswell was an American , .

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James Stewart

James Stewart (May 20, 1908 Indiana-July 2, 1997 Beverly Hills) a.k.a. James Maitland Stewart, Jimmy Stewart, The Ordinary Hero, Lieutenant James Stewart or Jimmy was an American actor, pilot, military officer and television director. His children are Kelly Stewart-Harcourt, Judy Stewart-Merrill, Michael Stewart and Ronald Stewart.

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Tupac Shakur

Tupac Shakur (June 16, 1971 East Harlem-September 13, 1996 Las Vegas) a.k.a. 2Pac, 2 PAC, Tupac Amaru Shakur, 2 Pac Fe. Dr. Dre, TuPac, Lesane Parish Crooks, Makaveli, 2pac (Makaveli the Don), 2 Pac Shakur or Pac was an American record producer, poet, songwriter, social activist, rapper, actor, dancer, screenwriter and writer.

Discography: 2Pacalypse Now, Strictly 4 My N.I.G.G.A.Z..., Me Against the World, California Love, All Eyez on Me, How Do U Want It, R U Still Down? (Remember Me), Untouchable, Do for Love and Changes. Genres he performed include Gangsta rap, Hip hop music, West Coast hip hop and Political hip hop.

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Tony Curtis

Tony Curtis (June 3, 1925 The Bronx-September 29, 2010 Henderson) also known as Bernard Schwartz, Bernard Herschel Schwartz, Anthony Curtis, James Curtis or Boinie was an American actor and painter. He had six children, Jamie Lee Curtis, Kelly Curtis, Alexandra Curtis, Nicholas Curtis, Allegra Curtis and Ben Curtis.

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Christopher Reeve

Christopher Reeve (September 25, 1952 New York City-October 10, 2004 Mount Kisco) also known as Christopher D'Olier Reeve, Chris or Toph was an American actor, author, television producer, voice actor, film director, screenwriter and film producer. He had three children, Matthew Reeve, Alexandra Reeve and William Reeve.

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Mark Heard

Mark Heard (December 16, 1951 Macon-August 16, 1992 Chicago) also known as Ideola, John Mark Heard, Giovanni Audiori, Leroy Cahuenga or Billy B. & The Beez Nees was an American record producer, singer, singer-songwriter and songwriter.

His discography includes: Appalachian Melody, Fingerprint, Stop the Dominoes, Victims of the Age, Eye of the Storm, Ashes and Light, Mosaics, Dry Bones Dance, Second Hand and Satellite Sky. Genres he performed: Christian music and Folk rock.

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Joan Rivers

Joan Rivers (June 8, 1933 Brooklyn-September 4, 2014 New York City) a.k.a. Joan Alexandra Molinsky, Queen of the Barbed One-liners, Pepper January, The Queen Of Comedy, @joan_rivers, Ms. Joan Rivers, Jake and Joan Jim or Rivers, Joan was an American comedian, talk show host, actor, screenwriter, tv personality, writer, voice actor and television producer. She had one child, Melissa Rivers.

Her albums include The Next To Last Joan Rivers Album, Mr. Phyllis And Other Funny Stories, Don't Start With Me and What Becomes A Semi-Legend Most?.

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Arthur Fiedler

Arthur Fiedler (December 17, 1894 Boston-July 10, 1979 Brookline) also known as Fiedler, Arthur was an American conductor. He had three children, Johanna Fiedler, Deborah Fiedler and Peter Fiedler.

Discography: Chet Atkins Picks on the Pops, American Salute, The Pops Goes Country, Arthur Fiedler's Christmas Pops, Volume 1, Arthur Fiedler's Christmas Pops, Volume 2, Arthur Fiedler's Christmas Pops, Arthur Fielder & The Boston Pops Play The Beatles, Pops Christmas Party, Broadway's Greatest Hits and Sixties Classics: The Encore Collection.

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Peter Lawford

Peter Lawford (September 7, 1923 London-December 24, 1984 Los Angeles) otherwise known as Peter Sydney Ernest Aylen, Brother-in-Lawford, Lawford or Peter Sydney Ernest Lawford was an American actor and film producer. He had four children, Christopher Lawford, Robin Elizabeth Lawford, Sydney Maleia Kennedy Lawford and Victoria Francis Lawford.

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Erroll Garner

Erroll Garner (June 15, 1923 Pittsburgh-January 2, 1977 Los Angeles) also known as Errol Garner, Erroll Gardner, Erroll Louis Garner, Garner, Erroll, The Debussy of Jazz, Elf or Oooh-chi-cooo was an American composer, jazz pianist and musician.

His albums include That's My Kick, Body & Soul, The Essence of Erroll Garner, Verve Jazz Masters 7, Now Playing: A Night at the Movies & Up in Erroll's Room, The Chronological Classics: Erroll Garner 1945-1946, The Greatest Garner, Afternoon of an Elf, Closeup in Swing and a New Kind of Love and Compact Jazz: Erroll Garner. Genres: Jazz.

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Sterling Holloway

Sterling Holloway (January 4, 1905 Cedartown-November 22, 1992 Los Angeles) a.k.a. Sterling Price Holloway Jr., Sterling Halloway, Holloway or Sterling Price Holloway, Jr. was an American actor and voice actor. His child is called Richard Holloway.

His albums include Winnie-the-Pooh and Tigger Too.

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Chi Cheng

Chi Cheng (July 15, 1970 Stockton-April 13, 2013 Sacramento) also known as Cheng, Chi was an American bassist, musician and poet.

His albums include The Bamboo Parachute. Genres related to him: Trip hop, Experimental rock, Alternative metal, Nu metal, Rock music, Heavy metal, Spoken word and Post-metal.

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Willie Mitchell

Willie Mitchell (March 1, 1928 Ashland-January 5, 2010 Memphis) a.k.a. Mitchell, Willie or Willie L. Mitchell was an American record producer, songwriter, musician, bandleader, singer, music arranger and film score composer. His child is Lawrence "Boo" Mitchell.

His albums include Soul Serenade - the Best of Willie Mitchell, Solid Soul, My Babe / Teenie's Dream, Poppa Willie: The Hi Years: 1962-74, Ooh Baby, You Turn Me On and That Driving Beat / Everything Is Gonna Be Alright. Genres he performed include Funk, Pop music, Rhythm and blues, Soul music and Rock and roll.

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Maggie Estep

Maggie Estep (February 11, 1963 Summit-February 12, 2014 Albany) also known as Estep, Maggie was an American singer.

Her albums: Love Is a Dog From Hell and No More Mister Nice Girl.

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J Dilla

J Dilla (February 7, 1974 Detroit-February 10, 2006 Los Angeles) otherwise known as Jay Dee, James Yancey, James Dewitt Yancey, James 'Jay Dee' Yancey, Dilla Dawg, Dill Withers, Mcnasty or J. Dilla was an American disc jockey, rapper, film score composer, singer, musician and record producer. He had two children, Ty-Monae Whitlow and Ja’Mya Yancey.

His albums: Donuts, The Shining, Jay Love Japan, Vintage: Unreleased Instrumentals, Ruff Draft, Welcome 2 Detroit, Pause, Vol. 1: Unreleased, Vol. 2: Vintage and Donuts EP: J. Rocc's Picks. Genres he performed: Alternative hip hop, Neo soul, Abstract hip hop, Hip hop music and Midwest hip hop.

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Michael Jackson

Michael Jackson (August 29, 1958 Gary-June 25, 2009 Holmby Hills) also known as The King of Pop, Michael Joseph Jackson, King of Pop, The Gloved One, MJ, John Jay Smith, Wacko Jacko, Jacko, Applehead, Smelly, Michael Joe Jackson, Space Michael or Mike was an American record producer, businessperson, actor, singer-songwriter, musician, choreographer, film producer, entertainer, dancer, film score composer, music arranger, voice actor, screenwriter, film director and music artist. He had three children, Paris-Michael Katherine Jackson, Prince Michael Jackson II and Michael Joseph Jackson, Jr..

His most important albums: Ben, Music & Me, Forever, Michael, Off the Wall, Bad, Smooth Criminal, Dangerous, Black or White, In the Closet and HIStory: Past, Present and Future, Book 1. Genres: Funk, Rock music, Rhythm and blues, New jack swing, Motown Sound, Dance-pop, Soul music, Disco, Pop music, Dance music, Contemporary R&B, Adult contemporary music, Electronic music, Pop rock and Post-disco.

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Donald Martino

Donald Martino (May 16, 1931 Plainfield-December 8, 2005 Antigua) also known as Martino, Donald or Donald James Martino was an American composer, teacher and musician.

His albums include A Jazz Set (feat. The Core Ensemble).

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Lionel Newman

Lionel Newman (January 4, 1916 New Haven-February 3, 1989 Los Angeles) was an American conductor, pianist, composer and film score composer. His children are called Carroll Newman, Deborah Newman Sharpe and Jenifer Newman.

Discography: Kiss Them for Me, The True Story Of Jesse James / The Last Wagon, Two Flags West / North to Alaska, These Thousand Hills / The Proud Ones, River of No Return / Niagara and John Wayne at Fox - The Westerns. Genres: Film score.

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Hans J. Salter

Hans J. Salter (January 14, 1896 Vienna-July 23, 1994 Studio City) also known as Hans Salter, H.J. Salter or Hans Julius Salter was an American film score composer.

His albums include Malpertuis / Horror Rhapsody, The Far Horizons / Secret of the Incas and The Incredible Shrinking Man.

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Northern Calloway

Northern Calloway (January 22, 1948 New York City-January 9, 1990 Sleepy Hollow) also known as Northern James Calloway or Northern J. Calloway was an American actor.

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Jimmy Scott

Jimmy Scott (July 17, 1925 Cleveland-June 12, 2014 Las Vegas) also known as Little Jimmy Scott, James Victor Scott or James V. Scott was an American singer, actor, elevator operator and shipping clerk. He had one child, Tracy Porter.

His albums include Moon Glow, All Over Again, All the Way, But Beautiful, Dream, Falling in Love Is Wonderful, Holding Back the Years, Little Jimmy Scott, Lost and Found and Mood Indigo. Genres related to him: Jazz.

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Cliff Edwards

Cliff Edwards (June 14, 1895 Hannibal-July 17, 1971 Los Angeles) a.k.a. Clifton A. Edwards, Ukulele Ike, Cliff 'Ukelele Ike' Edwards, Cliff 'Ukulele Ike' Edwards, Ciff 'Ukulele Ike' Edwards or Ukelele Ike was an American singer, actor and voice actor.

His albums include Singing in the Rain, 1930's Radio Transcriptions, Singin' in the Rain, The Vintage Recordings of Cliff Edwards, Good Little, Bad Little You / Me and the Man in the Moon, Mr. Insurance Man / When You Gotta Go, You Gotta Go, I'm a Bear in a Lady's Boudoir, Ukulele Ike Sings Again and When You Wish Upon a Star. Genres: Jazz.

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'Little' Jimmy Dickens

'Little' Jimmy Dickens (December 19, 1920 Bolt, West Virginia-January 2, 2015) a.k.a. 'Little' Jimmie Dickens, Little Jimmy Dickens, 'Little' Jimmy Dickins, Jimmy Dickins, Little Jimmy Dickins, Dickens, 'Little' Jimmy, James Cecil Dickens, Tater or Jimmy Cecil Dickens was an American singer, musician, composer and film score composer.

His albums: Comes Callin', Out Behind the Barn (disc 1), I'm Little but I'm Loud, Take Me as I Am / Black Eyed Joes, Handle With Care and Country Boy. Genres related to him: Country.

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George Burns

George Burns (January 20, 1896 New York City-March 9, 1996 Beverly Hills) also known as Nathan Birnbaum, Nattie, George N. Burns, Nattie Birnbaum, Burns, Naftaly Birnbaum or Naftaly (Nathan) Birnbaum was an American comedian, actor, television producer, radio personality and writer. He had two children, Ronnie Burns and Sandra Burns.

His albums: George Burns Sings and I Wish I Was Eighteen Again.

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David Williams

David Williams (November 21, 1950 Newport News-March 6, 2009 Hampton) also known as David Z. Williams was an American musician and guitarist. His children are called Dana Williams, Davida Williams, Kimberly Williams, Michelle Williams and Skyler David Williams.

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Barbara Baxley

Barbara Baxley (January 1, 1923 Porterville-June 7, 1990 Manhattan) a.k.a. Barbara Angie Rose Baxley was an American actor.

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Danny Davis

Danny Davis (May 29, 1925 Randolph-June 12, 2008 Nashville) was an American singer, record producer, bandleader, musician and trumpeter.

His discography includes: Chet, Floyd & Danny and Willie Nelson and Danny Davis & The Nashville Brass. Genres he performed include Big Band and Country.

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Ray Collins

Ray Collins (November 19, 1936 Pomona-December 24, 2012 Claremont) a.k.a. Collins, Ray was an American singer.

Genres he performed: Rock music, Rock and roll and Doo-wop.

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Kidd Kraddick

Kidd Kraddick (August 22, 1959 Napoleon-July 27, 2013 Gretna) was an American radio personality. He had one child, Caroline Cradick.

Discography: Save That! and The Mommy Test.

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Richard Hale

Richard Hale (November 16, 1892 Rogersville-May 18, 1981 Northridge) also known as James Richards Hale was an American actor, opera singer and singer.

His most recognized albums: Peter and the Wolf, Op. 67.

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