June 24, 2024



Dennis Thomas, ‘Kool and the Gang’ co-founder, dead at 70

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Associated Pre4ss – August 7, 2021

Dennis “Dee Tee” Thomas, a founding member of the long-running soul-funk band Kool & the Gang known for such hits as “Celebration” and “Get Down On It,” has died. He was 70.

He died peacefully in his sleep Saturday in New Jersey, where he was a resident of Montclair, according to a statement from his representative.

The band announced his death in a Facebook post. 

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