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Two Public Sharon Jones Memorials Planned

The 60-year-old leader of The Dap-Kings, who had been battling pancreatic cancer, passed away on 18 November (16), days after suffering a stroke. Now Jones' loved ones have organised a tribute event...

Sharon Jones 'Blamed Donald Trump For Election Night Stroke'

The leader of the Dap-Kings passed away aged 60 last Friday (18Nov16) after a long battle with pancreatic cancer. Dap-Kings member Gabriel Roth, also known as Bosco Mann, said that the singer's...

Sharon Jones Dead At 60

Sharon Jones has died. The soul singer and bandleader of the Dap-Kings - who was diagnosed with Stage 2 pancreatic cancer in 2013 - passed away at a hospital in Cooperstown in upstate New York...

Soul Star Sharon Jones Loses Cancer Battle

The Grammy-nominated singer and leader of the Dap-Kings lost her battle with pancreatic cancer on Friday (18Nov16) at a hospital in upstate Cooperstown, New York, surrounded by her bandmates. "We are deeply...

Sharon Jones Cancels White House Performance Due To Pneumonia

The 60-year-old was slated to take the stage with her band the Dap-Kings as part of the South by South Lawn music event in Washington, D.C. on Monday (03Oct16), but on Sunday (02Oct16),...

Soul Singer Sharon Jones Vows To Come Back Stronger Than Ever After Cancer Diagnosis

Singer and front-woman of the Dap-Kings Sharon Jones revealed this week that she has been diagnosed with a cancerous tumour growing on her bile duct. The singer has viewed the life-threatening disease in encouragingly positive...

Sharon Jones Vows To Return To The Stage Despite Cancer Diagnosis

Sharon Jones, the legendary soul-funk singer with the Dap-Kings, has postponed the release of her new album after she was diagnosed with bile duct cancer. According to statement circulated this week, Jones had planned to...

Sharon Jones To Undergo Surgery For Tumour

Soul star Sharon Jones is preparing to undergo a major operation after doctors found a tumour on a bile duct.The singer's band, Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings, cancelled a number of performances recently, citing an...

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