Damn. Clarence Clemons, the big gregarious dude with an instantly recognizable signature sax sound, died Saturday after complications from a June 12 stroke. He was 69.
Lady Gaga's current top 10 hit "The Edge of Glory."
He also contributed to albums by Dave Koz, Luther Vandross, Roy Orbison, Lisa Stansfield, Dan Hartman & many others, including Aretha Franklin's 1985 hit "Freeway of Love." On Gaga's album, he also plays on tracks "Hair" & "Highway Unicorn (Road To Love)."
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