- And then tragedy struck: As Louder reports, Coverdale came down with a sinus infection that prevented him from singing for a full eight months as he recovered. As Ultimate Classic Rock reports, the infection was so bad he was given 50-50 odds of ever singing again and needed surgery to recover.
May 9, 2021 · Coverdale woke up on Saturday morning to learn of the news, which was then unconfirmed. He was obviously taken aback by the tragic news, as he expressed on his Twitter profile. The 69-year-old rockstar called the death "sad" and "unexpected," and he passed on well wishes to her loved ones and fans.
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Nov 3, 2021 · Whitesnake frontman David Coverdale is elaborating on recent comments he made about his iconic rock band continuing after he retires from touring next year. Coverdale has been plotting the next stage of his career for some time now. His last tour was supposed to be in 2020, but alas, the pandemic forced the band to reschedule to 2022.
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The 1980s were a wild time, especially for music. Hair metal ruled the radio, from super-high hair to spandex and more makeup than chicks wore, the gods of metal owned the airwaves. One of the more ubiquitous bands of the mid to late eighties was Whitesnake, a power ballad driven rock band founded by David Coverdale. "Still of the Night", "Is This ...
After forming a couple of bands in his native England, in 1973 Coverdale saw an ad in a music magazine advertising that Deep Purple was looking for a singer to replace original member Ian Gillan. Though Deep Purple would become huge, they had not had their massive, international breakthrough yet. Coverdale joined and made his first album with Deep ...
For the most part, David Coverdale has been persona non grata since the late nineties. With the demise of hair metal and the rise of grunge, there really wasn't any room on the radio for Coverdale's half-hearted attempt at rock stardom. He made a solo album, Into the Light, in 2000, but it simply didn't sell. In 2002, Coverdale reformed Whitesnake ...
Chuck Glissonon April 03, 2020: Where IS David Coverdale? YOU need to GET OUT more. He does not have "Time" to Check-In with YOU, because he has been "Too Busy" performing at SEE OLD OUT VENUES "Around" THE WORLD! Truong to "Tie Whitesnake In" with the superficial "Hair Band" era is a JOKE! bluemoonrizingon February 02, 2019: the 80's... a good era...
Aug 7, 2022 · During the past months Whitesnake had already canceled several tour dates in Europe due to many health issues with the band members, including the vocalist David Coverdale. Now the the group announced that they won’t be able to tour with The Scorpions in the United States and Canada due to Coverdale’s current health status.
Dec 7, 2021 · The Reason David Coverdale Fired All Whitesnake Members. After leaving Deep Purple in 1976, David Coverdale initially formed Whitesnake to back him up during his solo performances. The backing band was such a success that they later became an actual band.
Oct 27, 2016 · For a moment it sounds like David Coverdale might be genuinely furious, until a roar of familiar laughter rear- ends the insult. The Whitesnake singer was flagged down while racing from the studio to his Lake Tahoe home to talk to Classic Rock .