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A sad loss for British music

A sad loss for British music

Published at 6:00am 24th April 2019.

It was a sad day for British music.

It was on this day (24th April)that Peter Ham who was a songwriter for Badfinger took his own life.

He was only 27 years old.

Ham co-wrote 'Without You' which won an Ivor Novello award for Song Of The Year in 1973.

For more of the best music from the decade - listen to KL.FM 70s

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