Mick Jagger and Keith Richards To Help Pay For Hubert Sumlin's Funeral

12/09/2011
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(Rock News Desk) The Rolling Stones' Mick Jagger and Keith Richards have volunteered to pay all costs related to the funeral of blues guitarist Hubert Sumlin, who died this week aged 80.

Sumlin spent most of his career playing with Howlin' Wolf but also worked with Muddy Waters. He was named the 43rd greatest player of all time by Rolling Stone magazine.

He died of heart failure in a New Jersey hospital after a long illness. It's thought Stones guitarist Richards had been helping with his medical bills for some time. more on this story

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