Billy Preston, R.I.P. – Cause of Death, Date of Death, Age and Birthday

The Soul Singer Billy Preston passed away at age 59; this age of death has to be considered premature. What was the cause of death? Below is all you want to know regarding the death of Billy Preston and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Soul and funk singer who released “Outa-Space” and “Nothing from Nothing” and played the keyboard for The Beatles on “Let It Be” in 1970.

He grew up with his mother and sister after his parent’s divorce. His mother worked as a secretary at a funeral home and as a church musician.

How did Billy Preston die?

Billy Preston's death was caused by Kidney Failure.

Information about the death of Billy Preston
Cause of deathKidney Failure
Age of death59 years
ProfessionSoul Singer
BirthdaySeptember 2, 1946
Death dateJune 6, 2006
Place of deathN/A
Place of burialN/A

Quotes by Billy Preston

The first time I met Ray, I was going to school around the corner from his house. One day, he was playing the piano. I eased up on the porch to listen to him.

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I would never do anything to hurt anybody, especially if they’re helping me. I’m not that kind of person.

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I do believe that God has his hands on me and that he has work for me to do.

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I’m playing with Bonnie Raitt. I don’t have to sing it. I just have to play it. That’s cool.

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I had been inspired by an organ player named Earl Grant, who played organ and piano together. My mom took me to see him. So I went home, put my piano and organ together, too.

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