Dave Bartholomew cause of death

Dave Bartholomew's Death

Born (Birthday) December 24, 1918

Death Date June 23, 2019

Age of Death 100 years

Cause of Death Congestive Heart Failure

Profession Songwriter

The songwriter Dave Bartholomew died at the age of 100. Here is all you want to know and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Known for writing Ain’t That a Shame and Blue Monday with Fats Domino, for whom he arranged Blueberry Hill, the legend’s greatest bestseller.

He played with numerous bands of the South, particularly in New Orleans. He developed a style that fused rhythm and blues, big band, swing music, rock and roll, New Orleans jazz, and Dixieland seamlessly.

He was inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame, the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, and the Louisiana Music Hall of Fame.

Personal Life

He was the son of Louis Bartholomew and Marie Roussell.

His Ain’t That a Shame proved to be a huge hit for Pat Boone.

How did Dave Bartholomew die?

Bartholomew died of heart failure at East Jefferson General Hospital in Metairie, Louisiana on June 23, 2019, and was buried at St Gabriel the Archangel Catholic Church in Gentilly.