Sadly, in the spring of 2011, JON DEREK was sadly diagnosed with lung cancer and passed away just a few months later. When the news broke, tributes poured in from a number of friends, fans and associates from right across the globe. It soon became apparent just how greatly admired and respected he was.
DON EVERLY, ALBERT LEE & JON DEREK
(Backstage at Wembley Arena 1980)