That’s The Way Of The World



We have lost another one. Maurice White, co-founder of Earth, Wind & Fire, died Thursday after a long battle with Parkinson’s. He was diagnosed in 1992 and his condition deteriorated in recent months. The disease had progressed to the point he was forced to stop touring 1994. In 2000, the band was inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame and Maurice was individually inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame in 2010.

Founded in Chicago in 1969 their debut album Earth Wind & Fire was released in 1971. They embodied cosmic, spiritually uplifting vibes which made them one of the most popular and beloved soul groups of the 1970’s.

Rest In Peace Maurice White…

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