Singer Pete Seeger dead at 94

Posted on: 6:06 am, January 28, 2014, by

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(KTVI) – Legendary folk singer and activist Pete Seeger has died.

Seeger performed and recorded music for six decades. He was a member of The Weavers in the 1950s. He then had a solo career as a folk singer.

He was also a songwriter, and co-wrote the songs “If I Had a Hammer,” “Where Have All the Flowers Gone?” and “Turn, Turn, Turn.”

Seeger’s grandson said he died of natural causes Monday night.

Pete Seeger was 94 years old.