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Old 10-06-2020, 1:40pm   #1
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RIP.... A legend is gone.
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[keith Richards]He's eleven years younger than me...lol[/Keith Richards]
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This entire year just straight up sucks.
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R.I.P. E.V.H.

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65 is pretty young these days.
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Boy that sucks! I hope they release some of his vault shit. He's supposed to have a TON of it.
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Old 10-06-2020, 2:13pm   #13
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More info here: https://variety.com/2020/music/news/...ad-1234794641/

Died due to heavy smoking and drinking.

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Eddie Van Halen was dogged by personal and health issues that would intermittently interfere with his work in music over the course of the next decade. A chronic joint problem, exacerbated by his reckless onstage style, forced him to undergo hip replacement surgery in 1999. The onset of cancer — likely the result of heavy smoking — led to the surgical removal of part of his tongue in 2000.
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Eddie Van Halen’s escalating drug abuse and alcoholism hastened his 2007 divorce from TV actress Valerie Bertinelli, his wife of 16 years, after a protracted separation. He entered rehab in 2007, and was reportedly sober from 2008.

“I was an alcoholic, and I needed alcohol to function,” he said in a 2015 interview with Chuck Klosterman. “I didn’t drink to party. Alcohol and cocaine were private things to me. I would use them for work. The blow keeps you awake and the alcohol lowers your inhibitions. I’m sure there were musical things I would not have attempted were I not in that mental state.”
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List of 2020's rock in roll deaths - EVH will be added at the end of this list. The year 2020 is going down as the shittiest year that I can think of at the moment and during my lifetime on earth:

List of 2020s deaths in rock and roll - Wikipedia List of 2020s deaths in rock and roll - Wikipedia
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COVID takes yet another life.

RIP Eddie.
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COVID takes yet another life.

RIP Eddie.
He'd be alive if only he would have worn a mask.
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And stayed in lock down.
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Old 10-06-2020, 2:35pm   #18
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I was never a big Van Halen fan but Eddie was a hell of a guitarist. May he rest in peace and be blessed by God.
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Old 10-06-2020, 3:07pm   #19
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An ICON...
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Man, I am crushed. I saw VH twice in their heyday. Absolutely amazing. The world has lost one of the greatest guitarists that has ever been...
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