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2013 In Memoriam: Musicians We Lost This Year

The music world said goodbye to Lou Reed, JJ Cale, George Jones and many other legends

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For as much joy as music brings us every year, it also brings us some sadness. Lou Reed, George Jones, Ray Price — we lost true legends in 2013, as well as a host of other beloved and talented musicians and music industry figures.

By Kenny Herzog and Rolling Stone Staff

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Tony Sheridan

The singer-guitarist, who famously mentored the Beatles on their look and sound and featured them as his backup band on singles like "My Bonnie," died of undisclosed causes on February 16th. He was 72.