Earth, Wind & Fire: Founder Maurice White Passes Away. White passed away today at the age of 74, he’d been battling Parkinson’s Disease for many years.
“My brother, hero and best friend Maurice White passed away peacefully last night in his sleep,” Verdine White, also a member of the band, told The Associated Press on Thursday. “While the world has lost another great musician and legend, our family asks that our privacy is respected as we start what will be a very difficult and life changing transition in our lives. Thank you for your prayers and well wishes.”
Here’s some of our favorite songs from Earth, Wind and Fire, which songs moved you?
Erin here: my favorite was “Boogie Wonderland.” I don’t care if you even hate disco. You will dance to “Boogie Wonderland” and you will LIKE it.
Todd’s favorite is “September.” The man is such a romantic.
Then, there’s Justin’s favorite, “Fantasy.”