Bradley Nowell Tribute

On May 25, 1996: Bradley Nowell dies at the age of 28.

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His body was found by his dog, Lou, approx. 8 A.M, in his San Francisco hotel room. The Coroner found the cause of death to be a heroin overdose. Brad left behind his wife of one week, Troy, and his 11 month old son, Jake.

He had been struggling with heroin for 2 years, and had tried to get clean when he learned of his coming child. His work with Sublime had already produced 3 full length albums, 2 of which were released on the MCA label. He had been recording for a third major release at the time of his death.

 

 

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