Graham Nash has claimed David Crosby died amid a bout of Covid-19.
Throughout a current look on the Kyle Meredith With… podcast, the Crosby, Stills & Nash singer reported that his former bandmate contracted the virus shortly earlier than his passing on the age of 81 in January.
“He was rehearsing for a present to do in Los Angeles with a full band,” Graham recalled. “After three days of rehearsals, he felt just a little sick. And he’d already had Covid, and he had Covid once more.
He continued: “He went house and determined that he would take a nap, and he by no means awoke. However he died in his mattress, and that’s improbable.”
Beforehand, David’s household launched an announcement wherein they introduced the music icon had died after battling a “lengthy sickness”.
He had suffered many well being points over the course of his life and underwent a liver transplant in 1994, which stemmed from his previous issues with drug and alcohol dependancy.
“I imply, the truth that he made it to 81 was astonishing,” Graham continued. “However (his dying) was a shock. It was form of like an earthquake, ? You get the preliminary shock after which you determine that you simply survived. However these aftershocks stored developing, they usually’re diminishing in measurement as I’m going alongside.”
In February, Graham defined in an interview for AARP that he and David had been estranged for a few years however had been within the technique of reuniting.
“We had been getting just a little nearer on the finish. He had despatched me a voicemail saying that he wished to speak to apologise, and will we arrange a time to speak,” he recounted. “I emailed him again and mentioned, ‘Okay, name me at 11 o’clock tomorrow your time, which is 2 o’clock on the East Coast.’ He by no means known as, after which he was gone.”