Death of William "Bunny Rugs" Clarke

February 6, 1948 - February 2, 2014
Orlando, Florida | Age 65

Reggae singer dies at age 65
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HOWARD CAMPBELL, The Associated Press

KINGSTON, Jamaica (AP) — William "Bunny Rugs" Clarke, the husky-voiced lead singer of internationally popular reggae band Third World, died of leukemia at his home in Florida, longtime friends and colleagues said Monday. He was 65.

Former bandmate Colin Leslie said the singer died Sunday in Orlando a week after he was released from a hospital following cancer treatment.

Clarke worked with the band Inner Circle and top reggae...

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