Jake Black dead – Alabama 3 singer who wrote The Sopranos theme song dies just days after playing at festival


ALABAMA 3 singer Jake Black has died, his fellow band members confirmed last night.

The musician, who co-wrote the iconic song used as the theme for The Sopranos, had performed at a festival just days ago.

Jake Black, the lead singer with Alabama 3, died in hospital yesterday
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Black was a co-writer on the song Woke Up This Morning, which was used as the theme song for The Sopranos

He was taken ill after playing a show with the band on Friday.

The Glasgow-born singer died in hospital on Tuesday – although his cause of death has not been revealed.

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