Sunday, August 10, 2008
Death comes in 3's...R.I.P Isaac Hayes
DAMN! First Bernie and NOW ITS ISAAC HAYES! Man this has been a rough weekend for Black entertainment...
"Soul singer and arranger Isaac Hayes, who won Grammy awards and an Oscar for the theme from the 1971 action film "Shaft," has died, sheriff's officials in Memphis, Tennessee, reported Sunday.
Relatives found Hayes, 65, unconscious in his home next to a still-running treadmill, said Steve Shular, a spokesman for the Shelby County Sheriff's Department.
Paramedics attempted to revive him and took him to a hospital, where he was pronounced dead shortly after 2 p.m., the sheriff's department said.
No foul play is suspected, the agency said in a written statement."
Our condolences goes out to the Hayes Family of course