Ed King cause of death

Ed King's Death

Born (Birthday) September 14, 1949

Death Date August 22, 2018

Age of Death 68 years

Cause of Death Lung Cancer

Profession Rock Singer

The rock singer Ed King died at the age of 68. Here is all you want to know and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Co-wrote the Lynyrd Skynyrd hit Sweet Home Alabama and also worked with psychedelic rock band Strawberry Alarm Clock.

He earned $75 a week playing at various military bases in the 1960s.

He shared the same stage and billings as The Beach Boys, The Who, and Jimi Hendrix . He was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2006.

Personal Life

He married Sharon Brock.

He and Ronnie Van Zant were longtime bandmates until the singer was tragically killed in a plane crash in 1977.

How did Ed King die?

According to a Nashville news station WTVF, King had been battling cancer in the months prior to his death. King died in his Nashville, Tennessee, home on August 22, 2018, at 68 years of age.