Rolling Stones Saxophonist, Bobby Keys dies at 70

The Rolling Stones in concert, O2, London, Britain - 29 Nov 2012

Bobby Keys, the saxophone player who toured with the Rolling Stones, one of Britain’s greatest bands, for more than 45 years has passed away. He was 70.

The band announced his passing today December 2nd on their twitter timeline

“The Rolling Stones are devastated by the loss of their very dear friend and legendary saxophone player, Bobby Keys. Bobby made a unique musical contribution to the band since the 1960’s. He will be greatly missed.” May his soul rest in peace, Amen”

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Credit: TelegraphNews/Linda Ikeji

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