The american rock star Eddie Money-Friday, death of, 70-year-old.
The typing of Eddie money's family in a press release the same day according to the news agency Reuters.
Eddie Money are among other things known for the three hits 'Two Tickets to Paradise', 'Baby Hold On' and 'Take Me Home Tonight'
the Money died in his home in Los Angeles after struggling with cancer of the esophagus.
According to a source close to the family, he died due to complications after a hjerteklapoperation. It writes the u.s. underholdningsmedie TMZ.
Money revealed in his own realityshow in august that he had cancer.
- I thought that I just needed to check for a control, but the doctor told me that I had cancer, said Money for his show in august.
- will I live long? Who knows? It is in God's hands. Every day above ground is a good day, he said.
He leaves behind a daughter, four sons, and his wife, Laurie Harris, whom he married in 1989.
Rockstjernen with the civil name Edward Joseph Mahoney was born in Brooklyn, New York in 1949.
the Money followed a short period in his father's footsteps and became a police officer in New York city, but stopped after two years and moved to California to pursue her dream of becoming a musician.
In 1976, the adopted he the stage name Eddie Money, and the debut album 'Eddie Money' was published the following year in 1977.
the Album was a great success and sold dobbeltplatin.
'Two Tickets to Paradise' reached number 22 on the charts The Billboard Hot 100 in 1978, while 'Take Me Home Tonight' from the later album 'Can't Hold Back' was number four in 1986.
all In all Eddie Money sold more than 28 million records, says on his website.