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Johnny Winter; 70

In this Friday, June 19, 2009 file photo, Johnny Winter plays during the Canton Blues Festival 2009 in downtown Canton, Ohio. Texas blues icon Johnny Winter, who rose to fame in the late 1960s and '70s with his energetic performances and recordings that included producing his childhood hero Muddy Waters, died in Zurich, Switzerland on Wednesday, July 16, 2014. He was 70. (AP Photo/The Repository, Bob Rossiter) MANDATORY CREDIT

Texas blues legend Johnny Winter emblazoned himself into the world’s consciousness with his tattooed arms churning out lightning-fast guitar riffs and his striking long white hair flowing from under his cowboy hat.

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Soul legend Bobby Womack dead at 70; tributes pour in

In this April 4, 2009 file photo, Bobby Womack performs after being inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame during the 2009 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony, in Cleveland. Womack, 70, a colorful and highly influential R&B singer-songwriter who impacted artists from the Rolling Stones to Damon Albarn, has died. Womack's publicist Sonya Kolowrat confirmed to The Associated Press on Friday, June 27, 2014, that the singer died but had no other details to provide. (AP

Legendary US soul artist Bobby Womack, who influenced and wrote for generations of musicians, died Friday aged 70, a spokeswoman said, triggering a surge of tributes.

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Casey Kasem, king of the Top 40 countdown, dies

In this Oct. 27, 2003, file photo, Casey Kasem poses for photographers after receiving the Radio Icon award during The 2003 Radio Music Awards at the Aladdin Resort and Casino in Las Vegas. Kasem died Sunday, June 15, 2014, according to Danny Deraney, publicist for Kasem's daughter Kerri. He was 82.  AP PHOTO/ERIC JAMISON

Casey Kasem, the internationally famous radio host with the cheerful manner and gentle voice who became the king of the top 40 countdown with a syndicated show that ran for decades, died Sunday. He was 82.

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Meaningful interaction

PEREZ. Passionate and full of wisdom.

Last May 12, members of the Public Relations Society of the Philippines (PRSP) paid tribute to Marjorie Perez, who did PR work for Weber Shandwick. Before she passed away from cancer, Joyette, the eldest of five siblings, called her Sydney-based sister Michi to come home immediately. She passed away on May 9.

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Sampaguita Pictures matriarch Azucena Vera-Perez; 96


Azucena “Nene” Vera-Perez, matriarch of Sampaguita Pictures, died Wednesday morning due to old age, said grandson Toff de Venecia.

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