Dobie Gray

Dobie Gray's Death

Born (Birthday) July 26, 1940

Death Date December 6, 2011

Age of Death 71 years

Cause of Death Cancer

Place of Death Nashville, Tennessee, United States

Profession Soul Singer

The soul singer Dobie Gray died at the age of 71. Here is all you want to know and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

American soul singer who was popular in the 1960s and 1970s and whose hit single “Drift Away” sold over one million copies.

He moved to Los Angeles in the early 1960s to pursue acting, but sang on the side to make money.

He was the first artist to perform for integrated audiences during Apartheid in South Africa.

How did Dobie Gray die?

Gray died on December 6, 2011, of complications from cancer surgery in Nashville, Tennessee, aged 71. His remains were buried at Woodlawn Memorial Park And Mausoleum in Nashville.