Caspian International News Agency– On Monday and on his 70th birthday, Hampton had gone on stage for performing at Fox theater in Atlanta, when he collapsed with the microphone in his hand.
This sudden incidence made the musicians and other artists on the stage continue their job for a few minutes, because they thought that his collapse was intentional. However, a few minutes later it was found out that this American artist had suffered a fatal heart attack. The doctors announced Hampton’s death a few minutes later.
He had gone on stage for 5 decades, and was the founder of several music bands.
(Translating by Negar Lotfi)