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"Country music," Harlan Howard once said, "is three chords and the truth." The death of a country legend can create a collective sense of loss and nostalgia, the feeling that an era has passed – not to mention leave a few tears in our beer. This memorial site was created to honor and remember country musicians, singers, songwriters and others who've contributed to this truly American music.
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Country Music Memorials: Remembering the life, death and legacy of D.J. Fontana

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — D.J. Fontana, the drummer who helped launch rock 'n' roll as Elvis Presley's sideman, has died at 87, his wife said Thursday. Karen Fontana told The Associated Press that her husband died in his sleep in Nashville Wednesday night. She said he had been suffering complications from breaking his hip in 2016. "He was loved by everybody all over the world. He treated everybody like everybody was his friend," she said. Get weekly celebrity death news delivered...
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