Bernard Edwards cause of death

Bernard Edwards’ Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday) October 31, 1952

Death Date April 18, 1996

Age of Death 43 years

Cause of Death Pneumonia

Profession Bassist

The bassist Bernard Edwards died at the age of 43. Here is all you want to know and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

American bassist and producer best known as the bassist for the funk band Chic.

He formed Big Apple Band with Nile Rodgers in 1972.

His iconic bass line on the song Good Times is one of the most famous in music history and served as the inspiration for Another One Bites the Dust by Queen.

Personal Life

His son Bernard is a highly-successful record producer.

He and guitarist Nile Rodgers were members of the seminal funk band Chic.

How did Bernard Edwards die?

Edwards died of pneumonia after performing with Chic at Tokyo’s Budokan Arena in 1996 and was honored posthumously in 2005 with his induction into the Dance Music Hall of Fame.