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Survivor singer Jimi Jamison dies of heart attack at 63 - 01 Sep 2014
Jimi Jamison, the lead singer for Survivor, has died of a heart attack, according to the group's official Twitter page. "Survivor is very shocked & saddened by the passing of our brother Jimi Jamison," the tweet read. "Our thoughts, love & prayers go ...
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Jimi Jamison, former lead singer of Survivor, dead at 63

Los Angeles Times - 03 Sep 2014
Jimi Jamison, the former lead singer for the rock bands Cobra and Survivor, died Sunday, his booking agent Sally Irwin confirmed to the Los Angeles Times. Jamison died of a heart attack at his home in Memphis, Tenn., Irwin said. He was 63. Jamison was ...
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Jimi Jamison obituary

The Guardian - 03 Sep 2014
Jimi Jamison, who has died aged 63 of a heart attack, was the lead singer of the US rock band Survivor from 1984 to 1988, again from 2000 to 2006, and then from 2011 until his death. The group was formed in Chicago in 1978 and enjoyed a huge ...
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Ex-Survivor Singer Jimi Jamison Died of Stroke, Drugs

Billboard - 11 Nov 2014
11) by the Shelby County medical examiner says the 63-year-old Jamison died Sept. 1 at a home in Memphis. Jimi Jamison, Survivor Lead Singer, Dead at 63. The autopsy says Jamison had cardiovascular disease and narrowing of the arteries. It had been ...
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Jimi Jamison 1951-2014

Memphis Flyer - 11 Sep 2014
Singer Jimi Jamison died unexpectedly from a heart attack on August 31st. Jamison had a voice that is beyond comprehension by today's standards. He used his talent to earn success, friendship, and respect at the highest levels of the music industry. To ...
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Die Kunst des Scheiterns

Mittelbayerische - 17 Feb 2018
Jimi Jamison, hier bei der Silvesterparty 2011 am Brandenburger Tor in Berlin, war Sänger der Rockband Survivor. 2014 ist er gestorben. Er sang davon, nach einer enttäuschten Liebe nicht zurückzublicken. Foto: Maurizio Gambarini/dpa. Niederlagen in der ...
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Jimi Jamison … A "Survivor" who will be missed

Chicago Daily Herald - 22 Sep 2014
Rock lost another soldier earlier this month with the passing of Survivor frontman Jimi Jamison. A massive heart attack took the spry 63 year old who was actively touring with Survivor, the pop-rock band of the eighties best known for the platinum ...
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Memphis singer Jimi Jamison of Survivor dies at 63

Memphis Commercial Appeal - 04 Sep 2014
Jimi Jamison, the Memphis singer with the astonishing voice who hit the top of the charts several times with the band Survivor, died at his home near Raleigh Monday afternoon, friends and family said. He was 63. Mr. Jamison didn't appear to be ill and ...
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Jimi Jamison's death due, in part, to methamphetamine

WMC Action News 5 - 11 Nov 2014
It was initially believed Jamison died of a heart attack. The autopsy report confirmed the singer had cardiovascular disease, which led to a 90 percent blockage of each coronary artery. However, the report also noted that Jamison died of "hemorrhagic ...
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Will the New 'Baywatch' Movie Be Any Good?

Outside Magazine - 16 May 2017
The wail of Survivor frontman Jimi Jamison. In the 1990s, the opener to Baywatch was bona fide Pied Piper stuff, an audiovisual narcotic that herded scores of teenagers, myself included, to the small screen. At its height, it was the number one TV show ...
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Honoring Jimi Jamison - 15 Oct 2014
Honoring Jimi Jamison. Posted 4:03 pm, October 15, 2014, by George Brown · Facebook · Twitter · Reddit · Pinterest · LinkedIn · Email. This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the ...
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Advice King: What Kind of Music Video Should I Make?

Nashville Scene - 14 Sep 2017
At the end of the “I Can't Hold Back” video, you find out the whole thing was a daydream that Survivor's singer — and ACTUAL big-haired sex maniac — Jimi Jamison was having while he was in the bookstore staring at this lady like a psychopath. In the ...
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The Story Behind Survivor's Eye Of The Tiger - 08 Jun 2017
The title track of Survivor's third album became the biggest hit song of 1982. Eye Of The Tiger topped the US singles chart for seven straight weeks, and brought the melodic hard rock band from Chicago a Grammy and an Oscar nomination. Survivor's ...
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Frankie Sullivan of Survivor talks Rocky, Muhammad Ali and more

Sports Illustrated - 22 Dec 2015
After a series of changes in recent years, including the death of lead singer Jimi Jamison and his recent replacement with 21-year-old Cameron Barton, Survivor has been revived and plans to release an album and go on tour in 2016. In the interview ...
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Exclusive: Survivor Part Ways With Singer Dave Bickler

Ultimate Classic Rock - 03 Mar 2016
Survivor have been in a state of transition since August 2014 when Jimi Jamison, who handled lead vocals for the band beginning in the mid-'80s, passed away suddenly. He had been out on the road playing shows with the group, sharing the stage with ...
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Jimi Jamison, the lead singer of Survivor, has died - 02 Sep 2014
The news comes as even more of a shock since Jamison had just performed with the band on Saturday night in Morgan, California, the New York Daily News reports. The singer was also about to embark on a tour with Survivor starting Sept. 12 in Parker ...
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Advice King: How Should I Spend My 40th Birthday?

Nashville Scene - 08 Feb 2017
I wonder what the lead singer of Survivor, Jimi Jamison, did for his 40th birthday. The second lead singer of Survivor, I should say. The first lead singer of Survivor was Dave Bickler. Dave Bickler was fired from Survivor in 1984, when he was 31 years ...
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Baywatch review – there's no saving this meat-headed caper - 23 May 2017
Director: Seth Gordon. Starring: Dwayne Johnson, Zac Efron, Alexandra Daddario, Kelly Rohrbach, Priyanka Chopra. 15 cert; 116 mins. As a TV show in the Nineties, Baywatch became a worldwide phenomenon, a kitsch classic serving up sun, semi-naked ...

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