Three Dog Night band member dead

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  1. Shithead

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    Fuckin' cancer


    Jimmy Greenspoon of Three Dog Night died from cancer at 67
    BY Elizabeth Vanmetre
    NEW YORK DAILY NEWS
    Wednesday, March 11, 2015, 7:47 PM
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    Jimmy Greenspoon passed away from cancer Wednesday at age 67.

    The Three Dog Night keyboardist and vocalist formed the band in 1968 with Danny Hutton, Cory wells, Chuck Negron, Joe Schermie, Mike Allsup and Floyd Sneed.

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    Jimmy Greenspoon of Three Dog Night performs in 2013.
    The band made the announcement of his death on Facebook on Wednesday.

    “We are very saddened at the passing of our dear friend and longtime band mate, Jimmy Greenspoon. Jimmy died peacefully at home today surrounded by his family. Please keep him and his loved ones in your prayers and your hearts,” the statement read.

    His vocals can be heard on the band’s biggest hits including “Joy to the World, “Black and White,” “Never Been to Spain” and “Your Song.”

    Greenspoon continued to tour with his band until he came down with his recent illness.

    The star also performed alongside legends including Eric Clapton, Jimi Hendrix, and the Beach Boys.
     
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    Two Dog Night?
     
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    I see what you did there
     
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    Now maybe they'll let Chuck Negron back in; they've been very unforgiving.
     
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    The State Fair circuit will be crushed by this news. Yes...they played the Kansas State Fair last July....
     
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    This winter has been full of two dog nights for me. Now that it's warming they look at me like wtf??

    This news brings me down.
    :sadbye2:
     
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    dropping like fleasies
     
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    I wonder if he ever made it to Spain before he died.
     
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    He got to Oklahoma.
     
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    lol
     
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    I loved me some 3 dog night when i was 11.
     
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    "Easy To Be Hard" foresaw his death.
     
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    The good old days. R.I.P. Jimmy
     
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    2 is the loneliest number that they'll ever know.

    RIP, I've had a few close relatives die of cancer,, it's the most insidious disease and undignified of life's endgames.
     
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    "You know Robin, I was just about to write Jimmy Greenspoon a note when Beth came down the stairs..."
     
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    2015-03-12 18.59.21.jpg Saw them perform on Friday.
     
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    They had some big hits in the early 70's, especially "Joy To The World". They ought to be in the Rock and Roll Hall Of Fame.

    Trivia: Do you know who wrote "Joy To The World"? Hoyt Axton, who played the dad in the first Gremlins movie

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