Summary: original lead singer of the R&B group Jack Mack & the Heart Attack formed in 1980 whose real name was Jack Mack but who took the stage name Claude Pepper (when the group was formed the other members liked his real name so much they used it for the group's name), and who left the group in 1987.
Cause of Death: Cancer
Born: February 3, 1952
Died: February 4, 2003
Location: Sacramento, California