Allen Toussaint Dead - Famed R&B Musician Passes Away at 77
Famed New Orleans R&B musician Allen Toussaint has passed away at the age of 77.
His daughter, Alison Toussaint-LeBeaux, confirmed that he died and said it may be from a heart attack, the New York Times reports. Allen reportedly passed out on Monday (November 9) while visiting Madrid, Spain. He was reportedly in a hotel after performing in the city when he collapsed.
Allen was a very influential figure in the New Orleans music scene. Our thoughts are with Allen‘s family, friends, and loved ones during this difficult time.