Spencer Davis Dead at 81
Spencer Davis, Founder of Famous '60s Beat Band Dead at 81. Spencer Davis, founder of the legendary '60s band bearing his name, has died at 81. A family source tells TMZ the Welsh musician died peacefully Monday in a California hospital of heart failure after a battle with pneumonia. Davis had an extraordinary career that spanned 6 decades ... and the source emphasized how much he'll be missed by his friends, family and loved ones. Check out the link to read more about this.