- Co-founder of the Allman Brothers Band died at home in Savannah, Georgia
- Allman left and rejoined group, started with brother Duane, many times
Gregg Allman, the organist and singer for the Allman Brothers Band which helped spawn the genre of southern rock, has died. He was 69.
Allman’s death was announced in a statement posted to his website on Saturday. Allman “passed away peacefully at his home in Savannah, Georgia”, the statement said, having “struggled with many health issues over the past several years”.