Saxophonist Bobby Keys, known for his session work with the Rolling Stones, George Harrison, John Lennon and others has passed away.
...the legendary musician had been battling cirrhosis and passed away at his home in Franklin early this morning. He was 70 years old.
A Texas native who’d lived in Middle Tennessee since the early ’90s, in addition to his 40-plus-year tenure with The Rolling Stones, Keys appeared on legendary recordings by John Lennon, Joe Cocker, Barbra Streisand, B.B. King, Carly Simon, Lynyrd Skynyrd and others.