This list was submitted by USER01205 on Friday, December 31st, 2004 at 8:59 PM PST for The 2005 Lee Atwater Invitational Dead Pool.
|Points||Celebrity||Date of Death||Age|
|10||James Brown||December 25th, 2006||73|
|9||Mitch Miller||July 31st, 2010||99|
|8||Hildegarde Sell||July 29th, 2005||99|
|7||Les Paul||August 13th, 2009||94|
|6||Lena Horne||May 9th, 2010||92|
|5||Luther Vandross||July 1st, 2005||54|
|3||Annette Funicello||April 8th, 2013||70|
|2||Billy Preston||June 6th, 2006||59|
|13 points||2 hits|
This jazz and studio guitar great played on hundreds of recordings — including Phil Spector's "River Deep-Mountain High" and "You've Lost That Lovin' Feelin'," Julie London's "Cry Me A River," and many of the Coasters' hits — and was known for beig one of the weirdest dudes in the business.
(d) May 6th, 2004