Phil Everly of the Everly Brothers Dead at 74

Phil Everly of the Everly Brothers has died. The music icon passed away  Friday (Jan. 3) in Burbank, Calif. He was 74. Everly passed of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, as confirmed by his  widow, Patti. His lifelong smoking habit is said to have been the cause of his  illness. Patti states that the family is “absolutely … More Phil Everly of the Everly Brothers Dead at 74