Sharon Jones Dies at 60 After Heroic Cancer Battle

Soul & Funk

via Daptone Records: We are deeply saddened to announce that Sharon Jones has passed away after a heroic battle against pancreatic cancer. She was surrounded by her loved ones, including the Dap-Kings.

Thank you for your prayers and thoughts during this difficult time.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the following organizations:
– The Lustgarten Foundation
– James Brown Family Foundation
– Little Kids Rock

Additional memorial details will follow soon.



Montreal-based DJ and the founder MusicIsMySanctuary.com (2007) and 24 Hours of Vinyl (2011).