ARTICLES RELATING TO CELEBRITY DEATHS

WATCH: Chris Cornell's final music video is heartbreaking

2017-06-21 09:13

Chris Cornell's finale music video, filmed before the singer died in May, has been released.

Coroner: Carrie Fisher died of sleep apnea and combination of other factors

2017-06-17 11:00

Officials say actress Carrie Fisher died from sleep apnea and a combination of other factors, but they could not conclusively determine what caused her death

PICS: Bat-Signal lights up Los Angeles in tribute to Adam West

2017-06-16 18:00

Los Angeles became Gotham City as the Bat-Signal glowed at City Hall in honour of late Batman actor Adam West.

Police suspect suicide in Jabu Christopher Kubheka death

2017-06-13 10:30

48-year-old Yizo Yizo actor Jabu Christopher Kubheka has died in a suspected suicide.

M-Net’s Carte Blanche: Devastated by loss of Johann Botha

2017-06-09 16:00

M-Net’s Carte Blanche, where Johann Botha (53) was a producer, has issued a statement following the brutal death of the well-known TV presenter.

Tributes pour in for TV presenter and producer Johann Botha

2017-06-08 10:37

Celebrities, friends and colleagues have taken to social media to pay tribute to TV presenter and radio personality Johann Botha.

Eddie Vedder mourns 'older brother' Chris Cornell during his London show

2017-06-07 11:42

Pearl Jam frontman Eddie Vedder mourned grunge icon Chris Cornell as someone like a brother to him, breaking a nearly three-week silence that had irked the late singer's family.

PICS: Cher honours ex-husband Gregg Allman at rocker's funeral

2017-06-04 17:00

Cher joined legions of fans in Macon, Georgia for the funeral of music legend Gregg Allman.

Music legend Gregg Allman dies

2017-05-28 12:00

Gregg Allman, whose bluesy vocals and soulful touch on the Hammond B-3 organ helped propel the Allman Brothers Band to superstardom, has died at age 69

Chris Cornell's wife writes touching letter: I know that was not you

2017-05-26 09:39

Chris Cornell's widow has written a letter addressed to the late Soundgarden frontman days after he took his own life.

 

Carrie Fisher had cocaine and ecstasy in her system when she died

2017-06-20 08:05

Carrie Fisher had a cocktail of drugs including cocaine and ecstasy in her system when she suffered a fatal mid-air heart attack.

Director of Rocky and The Karate Kid dies at 81

2017-06-17 09:00

John Avildsen, the Oscar-winning director whose blockbuster films like Rocky and The Karate Kid championed the ascent of underdogs, has died. He was 81 years old.

WATCH: Your favourite Yizo Yizo episodes with Gunman

2017-06-13 12:53

Local actor Jabu Christopher Kubheka made a name for himself as the mischievous Gunman on the iconic SABC drama, Yizo Yizo.

1960s-era Batman actor Adam West dies

2017-06-11 08:41

Actor Adam West, better known as TV's Batman, has died at age 88.

WATCH: Former bandmates remember Chris Cornell with empty spotlight

2017-06-09 10:32

Some of Chris Cornell's former bandmates have paid tribute to the late singer by performing one of his hits with a spotlight trained on the microphone.

Chuck Berry's final album was made on his own terms

2017-06-07 14:29

Chuck Berry did things his own way, right up to his final album, a 10-song set nearly four decades in the making.

Local singer’s mom dies in car crash on her way to pick him up

2017-06-07 10:01

Christie Barnard, mother of Romanz singer Adam Barnard, died in a head-on collision on her way to assist him.

Chris Cornell's widow says she still has 'unanswered questions' about his death

2017-06-01 14:33

Chris Cornell's widow says she's grateful for the support her family has received in the wake of the singer's death, but she still doesn't know what caused him to hang himself.

PHOTOS: Chris Cornell remembered as 'voice of our generation'

2017-05-27 09:27

Music's elite and celebrities remembered Chris Cornell at a sombre memorial service that focused on his love of family and friends as much as it did on his musical achievements.

Clerks actress dies

2017-05-25 09:23

Lisa Spoonauer, an actress who starred in the 1994 award-winning movie "Clerks," has died at 44.

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