芝加哥市长对著名蓝调音乐家龙尼·布鲁克的去世表示悼念

STATEMENT FROM MAYOR EMANUEL ON LONNIE BROOKS 

Lonnie Brooks was a Chicago blues legend with a towering talent and soulful style that won him legions of fans across the country and around the world. His celebrated career inspired generations of music lovers, garnered numerous awards and brought him from the clubs of Chicago’s west side to the concert halls of Europe and beyond. Amy and my thoughts and prayers are with Lonnie Brooks’ family, friends and fans who are mourning his loss and celebrating his remarkable life.