Graeme Edge Death – Cause of Death: Moody Blues drummer and co-founder Graeme Edge has passed away. He was 80 years old.
Graeme Charles Edge is an English musician, songwriter and poet best known as the co-founder and drummer of the English band the Moody Blues. In 2018, Edge was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame as a member of the Moody Blues.
The Moody Blues provided soundtracks for much of the ’60s and ’70s, with their biggest hit, “Your Wildest Dreams,” coming with the help of the MTV era in the ’80s.
“One of the founder members of the Moody Blues, incredible drummer and just an all round lovely lovely man. Thinking of his family and loved ones right now with a lump in my throat and tear in my eye.”
Edge provided a foundation for the original R&B and rock-flavoured band fronted by Laine, playing on all their Decca singles, including the UK chart-topping “Go Now” (January 1965), and other 1965 hit songs; “I Don’t Want To Go On Without You”, “Everyday”, and “From The Bottom of my Heart (I Love You)”, which were additionally released in that year.