Gregg Allman, founding member of the Allman Brothers Band, has died at the age of 69.
Allman's manager, Michael Lehman, told NPR News Allman had suffered a recurrruence of liver cancer five years ago, and died from complications of the disease.
A statement on the southern rock musician's website reads,
"Gregory LeNoir Allman
December 8, 1947 – May 27, 2017