Summary: singer and songwriter best known for his 1978 album Excitable Boy and hit single Werewolves of London whose style ranged from hard-driving rock to folk, whose songs have been recorded by numerous music giants including Bob Dylan, Bruce Springsteen and Linda Ronstadt, and whose yearlong struggle with lung cancer leading to the recently released album The Wind were well-covered media events.
Cause of Death: Lung cancer
Born: January 24, 1947
Died: September 6, 2003
Location: Los Angeles, California