DEATH / OBITUARIES : McCoy Tyner has died, according to a statement posted online on March. 6, 2020.
We learned of the deceased through the following tribute posted on social media.
McCoy Tyner, who died yesterday at 81, was the last remaining member of the John Coltrane quartet that recorded classics like ‘A Love Supreme.’ Read why you can’t celebrate Coltrane without also celebrating the pianist https://t.co/KWjaQv1SVm
— Rolling Stone (@RollingStone) March 7, 2020
A true music genius, a man whose mesmerizing piano melodies and heavyweight playing has sent chills down our spine countless times, Mr. McCoy Tyner, has passed away.
Rest in Power.
His music legacy will be immortal.
— Sweet Lu Music (@SweetLuMusic) March 7, 2020