Singer-songwriter Kenny Rankin, 69

Singer-songwriter Kenny Rankin, 69

There are 2 comments on the Long Beach Press-Telegram story from Jun 9, 2009, titled Singer-songwriter Kenny Rankin, 69. In it, Long Beach Press-Telegram reports that:

Kenny Rankin, a brilliant pop vocalist and highly regarded musician-songwriter whose stylings ranged from jazz to pop to the world music influences he picked up as a child in New York, has died of complications related to lung cancer, his record company announced Monday.

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LB Native

Buena Park, CA

#1 Jun 10, 2009
The world has lost a truly wonderful singer and human being. His CD of greatest performances has a permanent place in my car's stereo system and always brings me a sense of calm and peacefulness. Thanks Kenny.
Tom Templeman

Nashville, TN

#3 Jun 11, 2009
Kenny brought some amazing musical color into the world that will remain forever, long after we have passed on to join him.

Safe journies Kenny...and thank you.

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