Joey Defrancesco Death Cause: Information reaching Ngnews 247, The 51-year-old Jazz organ icon, musician, and five-time Grammy nominee Joey DeFrancesco has died. Master of the Jazz Organ and Miles Davis-inspired trumpeter has passed away leaving his family and fans in shock.
How Did Joey Defrancesco Die?
For a long time, Joey Defrancesco had struggled with major health issues, which led to a progressive deterioration of his condition and damage to important organs that were necessary for his existence.
He was being treated by doctors for a while, but eventually, he had to pass away, shocking practically everyone.
His family has not yet made any comments regarding his passing. They also beg his fans to respect their privacy during this hard time because they are still in shock at the death of a close family member and are unable to speak to other people.
Everything from Jimmy Smith-inspired blues rhythms and soul-jazz to hard bop and the refined modal style of Larry Young, a disciple of John Coltrane, can be heard in DeFrancesco’s music. In the 1970s and 1980s, he played a significant part in the resurgence of the Hammond B-3 organ in jazz music.
He has worked with many musicians, such as Miles Davis, Larry Coryell, Benny Golson, George Benson, and many more. Several of his albums, like Enjoy the View (2014) and Project Freedom, have gained him Grammy nominations (2017). DeFrancesco has put out more than 30 albums under his name and is in high need as both a sideman and a soloist.
Joey DeFrancesco Cause of Death
Joey Defrancesco had problems with his overall health. Yet the exact Joey DeFrancesco cause of death has not been disclosed by his family members.
Ngnews 247 have been trying to reach out to the family and relatives for comment on the incident. So far no responses have been received. We will update this page once got enough information about his demise as soon as possible. More information on Joey Defrancesco cause of death will be added soon.
Joey Defrancesco Weight Loss and Illness
In addition to losing weight, Joey Defrancesco had problems with his overall health. Therefore, all of these contributed to his demise. His physical state and general health were said to have been dropping for a very long time. On August 25, 2022, the jazz musician passed away at his residence. However, according to other sources, Joey had been battling fatal health issues for a while.
DeFrancesco was born in Springfield, Pennsylvania, which is close to Philadelphia, on April 10, 1971. Multi-instrumentalist Joe DeFrancesco, his grandfather, was a member of the Dorsey Brothers.
Joey DeFrancesco Wife
Joey DeFrancesco is survived by his beautiful wife Gloria Defrancesco. She was his manager as too.
Joey DeFrancesco Children
Joey DeFrancesco has one daughter who is known as Ashley Blue Defrancesco. Thats his only child.
Joey DeFrancesco Net Worth
Joey DeFrancesco has an estimated net worth of $2 million. He made money as a professional jazz organist, trumpeter, saxophonist, and occasional singer. Ngnews 247