Greg Lake

King Crimson, Emerson, Lake & Palme

Died: 2016-12-07
Age: 69
Cause: Cancer

Greg Lake, who fronted both King Crimson and Emerson, Lake and Palmer, has died aged 69. Greg was one of the founding fathers of progressive rock. He died after 'a long and stubborn battle with cancer', said his manager. The news comes nine months after Lake's band-mate Keith Emerson died. Keyboardist Emerson died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound.

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