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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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Remembering Survivor's Jim Jamison

LemonWire - 23 Aug 2018
1, 2018 will mark the fourth anniversary of Jimi Jamison's death. The rock singer is best known for his time in the rock band, Survivor. Jamison's passing is significant because his vocals created the sound of rock and roll for a generation. That he ...
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Survivor's Frankie Sullivan Sues Former Singer Dave Bickler

Ultimate Classic Rock - 04 Jun 2018
He left the band two years later, and was replaced by Jimi Jamison, who was lead vocalist until Survivor broke up in 1988. After the band reunited, Bickler and Jamison eventually shared co-lead vocal duties from 2011 until Jamison's death in 2014, and ...
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Memphis Hard Rockers ROXY BLUE To Return With New Album In 2019

Frontiers Music Srl has announced the signing of Memphis, Tennessee hard rockers ROXY BLUE. Their legendary debut album, "Want Some", is a classic of the early '90s hard rock scene that had continued on from the '80s heyday. The band is currently ...
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Jimi Jamison, former lead singer of Survivor, dead at 63

Los Angeles Times - 03 Sep 2014
"After 'Eye of the Tiger,' the fans wanted an album full of songs like 'Eye of the Tiger,' " said Jamison, who was not with the band when its second album, "Caught in the Game," was released in 1983 to little success. "An average or a good album wouldn ...
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Ex-Survivor Singer Jimi Jamison Died of Stroke, Drugs

Billboard - 11 Nov 2014
Jimi Jamison, Survivor Lead Singer, Dead at 63. The autopsy says Jamison had cardiovascular disease and narrowing of the arteries. It had been believed that Jamison died of a heart attack. The report says he died of a hemorrhagic brain stroke, with ...
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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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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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Survivor's Most 80s Music Video Moments

K1025 - 31 Jul 2018
As Survivor gets set to play live on the Kalamazoo Ribfest stage, let's look at the eightiest moments of Survivor's music videos from the golden age of MTV. Musicians are not actors but they often had to play them on MTV. Many music video directors in ...
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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
MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) - An autopsy report confirmed that Memphis native Jimi Jamison's death was partly caused by methamphetamine use. The coroner stated that the toxicology report showed "a toxic to lethal concentration of methamphetamine and a ...
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Honoring Jimi Jamison - 15 Oct 2014
A Memphis rocker who rose to international fame is being remembered by musicians from all over the country. Jimi Jamison died in September at just 63 years old. Jamison's daughter Amy and son-in-law Todd Poole formerly of Saliva joined us with details ...
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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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Survivor founder sues former 'Eye of the Tiger' lead singer

New York Daily News - 04 Jun 2018
Survivor broke up in 1988, but Sullivan reunited with Bickler and other band members multiple times over the years. Bickler was most recently fired from the band in March of 2016. Sullivan also previously sued former lead singer Jimi Jamison for using ...
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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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