Who was Lynn Tolliver Jr. and what was his cause of death? Cleveland radio pioneer passed away: It was sad to announce that, Cleveland radio pioneer Lynn Tolliver has just passed away. Many claims that he is suffering from an illness that is not disclosed by the officials. Lynn was a great player and he didn’t waste any time. He was so passionately working in his field. His death news was reported by online former colleagues and business associates. Follow More Update On GetIndiaNews.com
Who was Lynn Tolliver Jr.?
He spent his early career in Detroit before returning to his hometown of Cleveland to run a new rhythm and blues station WZAK in 1982. Lynn was professionally good about what he does. Many of his business associates were called him a brilliant player. His sudden demise has shocked many people especially his fans, family. His fans were like family members. He takes his fans as part of his family and there is no date to make friendships. People who knew him. They will know how great he was.
Lynn Tolliver Jr. Death Cause
The station topped the ratings and was nationally recognized into the 1990s with Billboard Magazine Awards for unusual marketing and promotional stunts such as a contest for the world’s largest cockroach a prank that was referenced in one of the final episodes of Hill Street Blues in the 80s era. Tolliver himself was a morning DJ who was recognized for his cutting-edge music industry. He was also nearly killed in a shooting during a robbery at the station in 1985. The case didn’t solve yet. Tolliver was the first black recipient of the Cleveland Association of Broadcaster’s Excellence in Broadcasting award.
How did Lynn Tolliver Jr. die?
He was also a musician, putting out songs on Akron-based Heat Records with his group, sexual harassment which was later sampled by Kanye West and Black Eyed Peas the latter leading to a lengthy lawsuit. Lynn was among those people who always want to achieve more and get success in any case. But he is a deserving person and didn’t want to lose in any scenario.
When leaving WZAK in the late 1990s, he split his time between Ohio and Florida and recently hosted the online radio show Just the 2 of us. Lynn Tolliver was 71 when he died. Many were still in shock and can’t believe they died. His family members, his friends were still stunned after hearing this. Most of his fans are tributing to his death and some were giving rip comments. It was saddened for him and his family that they lost a brilliant family member. May his soul rest in peace.