What happened to the lead singer of Earth Wind and Fire?

What happened to the lead singer of Earth Wind and Fire?

Death. On the morning of February 4, 2016, White died in his sleep at his Los Angeles home from the effects of Parkinson’s disease. He was 74 years old. His brother Verdine said, “My brother, hero and best friend Maurice White passed away peacefully last night in his sleep.

Who died from Earth Wind and Fire?

Founder Maurice White
Maurice White, the founder of Earth, Wind & Fire, died Thursday morning (Feb.

Are there any original members of Earth Wind and Fire?

Earth, Wind & Fire was the brainchild of jazz drummer Maurice White, who founded the band in the late ’60s. He enlisted his younger brother Verdine to play bass; recruited Philip Bailey as the co-lead singer; Ralph Johnson on drums; and enough horns to blow the roof off.

How old is Earth Wind & Fire?

Earth, Wind & Fire
Years active 1969–present
Labels Warner Bros. ARC Columbia Kalimba Sanctuary
Associated acts Ramsey Lewis The Emotions David Foster Chicago

Who is the new lead singer for Earth Wind & Fire?

Philip Bailey
Earth, Wind & Fire lead singer Philip Bailey says, “I am super hyped about this all-star collaboration — Earth, Wind & Fire, Lucky Daye, and Kenny ‘Babyface’ Edmonds producing.

Is Philip Bailey married?

Krystal Baileym. 2002–2010
Janet Baileym. 1970–2001Valerie Bailey
Philip Bailey/Spouse

Does Earth Wind and Fire still perform?

We’re so excited to announce that our tour with Santana, entitled “Miraculous Supernatural Tour” will now start in June 2022. If you’ve purchased tickets already, your tickets will be honored for the rescheduled shows.

When did September come out?

1978September / Released

How old is Ralph Johnson?

70 years (July 4, 1951)Ralph Johnson / Age