Artists who died in 2011

Artist Active Genre & Styles
Odón Alonso Classical, Concerto, Opera
Orrin Tucker 1930s - 1990s Jazz, Big Band, Swing
Owsley Stanley 1960s - 1970s Pop/Rock
Patrice O'Neal 2000s - 2010s Comedy/Spoken, Standup Comedy, Comedy, Shock Jock
Paul Franke 1950s - 1980s Classical, Opera
Paul Leka 1960s - 1980s Pop/Rock
Paul Motian 1950s - 2010s Jazz, Post-Bop, Avant-Garde Jazz, Modern Creative
Pete Postlethwaite Stage & Screen
Pete Rugolo 1950s - 1990s Jazz, Vocal, Progressive Jazz, Swing, Third Stream, Traditional Pop, Film Score
Peter Alexander 1950s - 2000s Pop/Rock, Vocal, Easy Listening, New Age, Stage & Screen, Vocal Pop, Musical Theater, Cast Recordings, Euro-Pop
Peter Falk
Peter Lieberson 1990s - 2010s Classical, Orchestral, Vocal Music, Concerto, Chamber Music, Keyboard
Philip "Fatis" Burrell 1970s - 2010s Pop/Rock, Reggae
Phoebe Snow 1970s - 2010s Pop/Rock, Folk, Adult Contemporary, Singer/Songwriter, Soft Rock, Contemporary Pop/Rock, Contemporary Folk
Piero Milesi 1970s - 1990s Avant-Garde, Stage & Screen, Experimental, Modern Composition, Minimalism, Mixed Media, Post-Minimalism, Soundtracks
Piero Weiss Classical, Keyboard, Chamber Music
Pierrette Alarie 1950s - 1960s Classical, International, Opera, Vocal Music
Pinetop Perkins 1940s - 2010s Blues, Jazz, Piano Blues, Chicago Blues, Regional Blues, Acoustic Blues, Boogie-Woogie
Poly Styrene 1980s - 2010s Pop/Rock, Alternative/Indie Rock, New Wave, Post-Punk, Punk/New Wave, Indie Electronic, Indie Rock
Poppa Neutrino 1980s - 2000s Jazz, New Orleans Jazz, Retro Swing
R.E.M. 1980s - 2010s Pop/Rock, Alternative Pop/Rock, Alternative/Indie Rock, American Underground, College Rock, Jangle Pop, Adult Alternative Pop/Rock, Contemporary Pop/Rock
Ralph Berkowitz Classical, Chamber Music
Ralph MacDonald 1970s - 2000s Jazz, International, Pop/Rock, R&B, Crossover Jazz, Post-Bop, Jazz-Funk, Caribbean Traditions, Hard Bop
Ralph McDonald 1970s - 1990s Pop/Rock
Ralph Mooney 1960s - 1980s Country, Bakersfield Sound, Traditional Country
Randy Savage 2000s Rap, Pop/Rock, Hardcore Rap, Rap-Rock
Randy Wood 1950s Pop/Rock, Easy Listening, R&B, Rock & Roll
Ray Bryant 1950s - 2000s Jazz, Soul Jazz, Hard Bop, Jazz Blues, Jazz Instrument, Mainstream Jazz, Piano Jazz
Regina Smendzianka Classical, Concerto, Keyboard
Rian de Waal 1990s - 2000s Classical, Keyboard, Chamber Music, Concerto
Richard Campbell Classical, Chamber Music, Vocal Music
Richard Lainhart 1970s - 2000s Electronic, Avant-Garde, Ambient, Sound Sculpture
Richárd Weninger Classical, Chamber Music, Orchestral
Rob Grill 1970s Pop/Rock
Robert Tear 1960s - 2000s Classical, Opera, Choral
Roberto Szidon 1970s - 2000s Classical, International, Jazz, Keyboard, Concerto, Brazilian Traditions, Vocal Music
Roger Dettmer Classical, Orchestral, Concerto
Roger Nichols 1970s - 1990s Pop/Rock
Roger Williams 1950s - 2010s Easy Listening, Instrumental Pop, Orchestral/Easy Listening, Piano/Easy Listening
Roland Kayn 1970s - 2000s Avant-Garde, Classical, Keyboard
Ron "Byrd" Foster Pop/Rock, Classical, Film Score
Ronny 1950s - 1970s Pop/Rock, Schlager
Ross Barbour Vocal
Russell Garcia 1940s - 1980s Jazz, Classical, Vocal, Stage & Screen, Symphony, Third Stream, Traditional Pop, Original Score, Soundtracks, Opera, Vocal Music
Ryan Dunn 2010s Pop/Rock
Salvatore Licitra 2000s - 2010s Classical, Opera, Vocal Music
Salvatore Pappagallo 1950s - 1980s Classical, Choral
Sam Rivers 1940s - 2000s Jazz, Avant-Garde Jazz, Experimental Big Band, Free Improvisation, Free Jazz, Post-Bop, Progressive Jazz
Scott Columbus Pop/Rock
Sean Bonniwell 1960s Pop/Rock, Garage Rock, Psychedelic/Garage