Mac fan Randy Van Warmer died

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  1. macrumors member

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    My uncle was a singer, song writer, and Mac lover. He used an iBook for his day to day work and a Power Mac G4 to compose and record his songs. He died Monday night around midnight. He will be missed.

    http://www.randyvanwarmer.com/
     
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    ExoticFish

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    i'm sorry to hear of your loss. i hope you and your family are doing ok. my prayers will be with you tonight.
     
  3. thread starter macrumors member

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    Thank you. Here is a quick highlight of some of his work.

    AWARDS

    “Warmer” Lp
    Gold album

    “Just When I Needed You Most”
    Gold Record - U.S. & England
    ASCAP - Writer & Performer Award

    “It Never Hurts To Hurt Sometimes”
    ASCAP - Most Performed Song of 1984 &
    Most Performed Country Songs of 1984
    NSAI - Airplay Award
    CMA - #1 Song In Nation Award
    Music City News Awards - Top Country Hit of 1984
    Gold Album - Oak Ridge Boys “Greatest Hits” Lp

    I Will Whisper Your Name
    ASCAP - Most Performed Songs of 1988

    Bridges and Walls
    ASCAP - Most Performed Songs of 1989

    "I’m In A Hurry (and Don’t Know Why)”
    ASCAP - Most Performed Songs of 1992
    NSAI - Writer Award
    CMA - #1 Song Award
    Platinum Record for Alabama
    “Jamie O’Neal” - Gold Record

    SONGS BY OTHERS

    ALABAMA
    “I’m In A Hurry (and Don’t Know Why)”

    OAK RIDGE BOYS
    “It Never Hurts To Hurt Sometimes”
    “Bridges and Walls”
    “I Can Count On You”
    “American Beauty”

    DOLLY PARTON
    “Just When I Needed You Most”

    KENNY ROGERS
    “Write Your Name Across My Heart”

    BLAKE SHELTON
    “Playboys of the Southwestern World”

    SUZY BOGGUSS/CHET ATKINS
    “Wives Don’t Like Old Girlfriends”

    CHARLIE PRIDE
    “Leavin’ Never Gets Me Anywhere”

    CONWAY TWITTY
    “Just When I Needed You Most”

    NEAL COTY
    “Chance and Circumstance” CD

    JAMIE O’NEAL/ MARK WILLS
    “...Can’t Do Anything Without You”

    MICHAEL JOHNSON
    “I Will Whisper Your Name”

    SANDY KELLY
    “I Will Whisper Your Name”

    MILLIE JACKSON
    “Just When I Needed You Most”

    BOBBY CRINER
    “Oh To Be The One”

    DOUG STONE
    “Hillbilly Hurricane”

    RICKY LYNN GREGG
    “That’s What Happens”
     
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    wdlove

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    I'm sorry to hear about the loss of you Uncle, DVW86. I pray that you and your family will find comfort. May Randy Van Warmer rest in peace. He has an impressive list of accomplishments. If you don't mind me asking, what was the cause your Uncle's death?
     
  5. thread starter macrumors member

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    He died from Leukemia.
     

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