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Phil Everly of the Everly Brothers dies, aged 74

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Everly Brothers star Phil Everly has passed away at the age of 74.

The younger brother of the two died from chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in Burbank, California.

The Everly Brothers inspired a new generation of rock 'n' roll in the 1950s and 1960s with The Beatles and Bob Dylan citing them as major influences.

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