Black Rose Posted January 4, 2011 Share Posted January 4, 2011 Scottish singer-songwriter Gerry Rafferty has died at the age of 63 after suffering a long illness. His career high came in the 1970s and included the anthemic Baker Street and Stuck in the Middle with You, recorded with his band Stealers Wheel. Rafferty had battled a drink problem and spent time in hospital in Bournemouth with liver failure. He was born in Paisley and began his musical career as a busker on the London Underground. Rafferty died peacefully at home, with his daughter Martha at his bedside R.I.P. [ame=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cHWJOUiKvRk]YouTube - Gerry Rafferty -Baker Street HQ[/ame] Link to comment Share on other sites More sharing options...
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