Former @UFO_rockband guitarist Paul Chapman Death – Dead : Paul Chapman Obituary : Cause of Death Unknown.
Former @UFO_rockband guitarist Paul Chapman has passed away has died, according to a statement posted online on June. 9, 2020.
We learned of the deceased through the following tribute posted on social media.,
An AWFUL year keeps getting even worse. According to his FB former @UFO_rockband guitarist Paul Chapman has passed away. I LOVED Paul’s playing & his albums w/ UFO, Waysted, Lone Star & more. So bummed! Damn.. on his 66th birthday no less.. RIP Paul. pic.twitter.com/VOFPoUPujX
— Eddie Trunk (@EddieTrunk) June 10, 2020
Ex UFO Paul Chapman dies at age 66 on his birthday
Paul William "Tonka" Chapman is a Welsh rock guitarist best known for his work in bands such as UFO and Lone Star. pic.twitter.com/pPscpVzgET
— The Metal Voice (@themetalvoice) June 10, 2020
Just heard that Paul Chapman, guitarist for UFO, has died on his 66th birthday. He was one of the missing pieces in the jigsaw of Bon Scott's death. More than anything else he was a fantastic guitarist and an incredibly nice guy. RIP Paul @EddieTrunk @UFO_rockband @ClassicRockMag pic.twitter.com/QSauGYQBJH
— Jesse Fink (@JesseFink) June 10, 2020
On my birthday today 🎂🎉 @1967Rich a few guitars my friend has. Paul Tonka Chapman flying V in the middle but I've never seen him or a picture of him playing one. 🤘 It's Paul Chapman birthday today too. 🎸🎵 🎛 pic.twitter.com/yqVWwxWv9A
— Leon Szyszkowski (@leonski700) June 9, 2020
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The FB page of former @ufo_rockband guitarist Paul Chapman is reporting he passed away today on his 66th birthday. More horrible news and what has been an AWFUL year. I loved Paul’s albums with UFO! No Place To Run, Mechanix, Wild Willing & Innocent, Makin Contact are great melodic rock masterpieces! The stuff he did with Waysted & Lone Star also great. It wasn’t an easy task to replace Michael Schenker but I always loved what Paul did in UFO as well. I was lucky enough to have him on my show a couple times over the years. He was also a guitar teacher in FL. RIP Paul. So tragic and way to young. #Tonka
My good friend John Schenk of the #RainbowFoundation Chicago introduced me to Paul Chapman years ago … I have seen him play with his solo band PAUL CHAPMAN PROJECT many times and have had so much fun hanging out over those years with Paul !🎸🎸🎸❤️❤️❤️
These pics are from 2006 pic.twitter.com/oaMMYVc6sT
— Mrs Freeze (@GiGi_UFO) June 9, 2020
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