Pete Seeger Dies at 94
Pete Seeger, the iconic banjo-strumming folk singer and activist who performed for migrant workers and presidents, died on Monday. He was 94.
Seeger, whose songwriting credits included "If I Had a Hammer," "Turn, Turn, Turn," and "Where Have All the Flowers Gone," died of natural causes in a New York City hospital, his grandson Kitama Cahill-Jackson confirmed to NBC News early Tuesday.
“He thought everyone could be heroic,” Seeger's grandson said. “He got the world to sing. I think he was a role model to his family, to the whole world.”
I am old enough to remember being a part of the Folk Music world.
Re: Pete Seeger Dies at 94
Just saw this thread. Pete Seeger was a wonderful human being and great musician. The world is a colder place without him.
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