The Memphis Music Foundation has confirmed reports that soul singer, Bobby "Blue" Bland has passed away. Bland crafted such hits as "Turn On Your Love Light", "That's The Way Love Is", and most notably "Ain't No Love In The Heart Of The City". Mr. Bland earned an induction into the Blues Hall of Fame (1981), as well as the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame (1992) for his great work. Bland was 83 years old, we will have more details on his passing as the information presents itself.
[via Memphis News Channel]