Family: Eddie Money, ‘Two Tickets to Paradise’ singer, dies
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A publicist for rock star Eddie Money has died after he recently announced he had stage 4 esophageal cancer.
Cindy Ronzoni provided a statement from the family saying he died peacefully Friday morning in Los Angeles. He was 70.
The husky-voiced, blue collar performer was known for such hits as “Two Tickets to Paradise” and “Take Me Home Tonight.” In 1987, he received a best rock vocal Grammy nomination for “Take Me Home Tonight,” which featured a cameo from Ronnie Spector.