American music stars died in Stabbing

Here are 1 famous musicians from United States of America died in Stabbing:

Elliott Smith

Elliott Smith (August 6, 1969 Omaha-October 21, 2003 Los Angeles) a.k.a. Elliott Smoth, Elliot Smith, Steven Paul Smith, Steven Paul "Elliott" Smith, Elliott or Elliott Stillwater-Rotter was an American singer, musician, songwriter, actor, film score composer, film editor and singer-songwriter.

His albums include Roman Candle, Elliott Smith, Needle in the Hay, Speed Trials, Either/Or, Ballad of Big Nothing, Division Day / No Name #6, XO, Baby Britain and Figure 8. Genres: Indie folk, Indie rock, Folk rock, Acoustic music, Lo-fi music and Indie pop.

Smith was born in Omaha, Nebraska, but moved frequently throughout his childhood due to his father's career as a psychiatrist. He eventually settled in Portland, Oregon, where he became involved in the local music scene. Smith gained critical acclaim with his third album, Either/Or, which was released in 1997. He was known for his introspective lyrics and intricate guitar work.

In addition to his solo career, Smith was a member of the band Heatmiser. He also contributed to the soundtracks of several films, including Good Will Hunting and American Beauty. Smith struggled with drug addiction throughout his life and died in 2003 at the age of 34 from two stab wounds to the chest, which were ruled a suicide. Despite his brief career, he has been cited as an influence by many musicians and continues to have a devoted fanbase.

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