Raphael Ravenscroft


Died: 2014-10-19
Age: 60
Cause: Heart Attack

Raphael Ravenscroft, the musician behind the famous saxophone hook on Gerry Rafferty's hit Baker Street - has died. Raphael Ravenscroft, 60, died following a suspected heart attack. He was paid only £27 for the session with a cheque that bounced while the song is said to have earned Rafferty £80,000 a year in royalties.

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