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Ronnie Spector: 1943 - 2022

Musician Ronnie Spector performs during the 2010 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony at the Waldorf Astoria Hotel in New York, March 15, 2010.  REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Musician Ronnie Spector performs during the 2010 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony at the Waldorf Astoria Hotel in New York, March 15, 2010.  REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Musician Ronnie Spector performs during the 2010 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony at the Waldorf Astoria Hotel in New York, March 15, 2010.  REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
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Inductee Veronica Bennett, also known as Ronnie Spector, gestures backstage during the 22nd annual Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony in New York March 12, 2007.    REUTERS/Brendan McDermid

Inductee Veronica Bennett, also known as Ronnie Spector, gestures backstage during the 22nd annual Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony in New York March 12, 2007.    REUTERS/Brendan McDermid

Inductee Veronica Bennett, also known as Ronnie Spector, gestures backstage during the 22nd annual Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony in New York March 12, 2007.    REUTERS/Brendan McDermid
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Members of the "The Ronettes," Estelle Bennett (L) Veronica Bennett, also known as Ronnie Spector and Nedra Talley (R), perform during the 22nd annual Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony in New York March 12, 2007. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Members of the "The Ronettes," Estelle Bennett (L) Veronica Bennett, also known as Ronnie Spector and Nedra Talley (R), perform during the 22nd annual Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony in New York March 12, 2007. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Members of the "The Ronettes," Estelle Bennett (L) Veronica Bennett, also known as Ronnie Spector and Nedra Talley (R), perform during the 22nd annual Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony in New York March 12, 2007. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
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Ronnie Spector, former lead singer of the 1960s girl group "The Ronettes," gestures while singing at ROCKRGRL Music Festival in Seattle, November 3, 2000.  REUTERS/Anthony P.

Ronnie Spector, former lead singer of the 1960s girl group "The Ronettes," gestures while singing at ROCKRGRL Music Festival in Seattle, November 3, 2000. REUTERS/Anthony P.

Ronnie Spector, former lead singer of the 1960s girl group "The Ronettes," gestures while singing at ROCKRGRL Music Festival in Seattle, November 3, 2000. REUTERS/Anthony P.
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Veronica Bennett, also known as Ronnie Spector, of The Ronettes addresses the crowd after being inducted during the 22nd annual Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in New York March 12, 2007. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Veronica Bennett, also known as Ronnie Spector, of The Ronettes addresses the crowd after being inducted during the 22nd annual Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in New York March 12, 2007. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Veronica Bennett, also known as Ronnie Spector, of The Ronettes addresses the crowd after being inducted during the 22nd annual Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in New York March 12, 2007. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
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Musician Ronnie Spector (R) performs with Jesse Malin (L) during a tribute to Bruce Springsteen's music career at Carnegie Hall in New York April 5, 2007.   REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Musician Ronnie Spector (R) performs with Jesse Malin (L) during a tribute to Bruce Springsteen's music career at Carnegie Hall in New York April 5, 2007.   REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Musician Ronnie Spector (R) performs with Jesse Malin (L) during a tribute to Bruce Springsteen's music career at Carnegie Hall in New York April 5, 2007.   REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
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Musicians (L-R) Rob Thomas, Ronnie Spector, Eric Burdon, Chris Isaak, Fefe Dobson and Peter Wolf perform during the 2010 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony in New York, March 15, 2010.  REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Musicians (L-R) Rob Thomas, Ronnie Spector, Eric Burdon, Chris Isaak, Fefe Dobson and Peter Wolf perform during the 2010 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony in New York, March 15, 2010.  REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Musicians (L-R) Rob Thomas, Ronnie Spector, Eric Burdon, Chris Isaak, Fefe Dobson and Peter Wolf perform during the 2010 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony in New York, March 15, 2010.  REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
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Veronica Bennett, also known as Ronnie Spector, of The Ronettes addresses the crowd after being inducted during the 22nd annual Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in New York March 12, 2007. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Veronica Bennett, also known as Ronnie Spector, of The Ronettes addresses the crowd after being inducted during the 22nd annual Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in New York March 12, 2007. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Veronica Bennett, also known as Ronnie Spector, of The Ronettes addresses the crowd after being inducted during the 22nd annual Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in New York March 12, 2007. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
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Inductee Veronica Bennett, also known as Ronnie Spector, gestures backstage in New York March 12, 2007.    REUTERS/Brendan McDermid

Inductee Veronica Bennett, also known as Ronnie Spector, gestures backstage in New York March 12, 2007.    REUTERS/Brendan McDermid

Inductee Veronica Bennett, also known as Ronnie Spector, gestures backstage in New York March 12, 2007.    REUTERS/Brendan McDermid
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Ronnie Spector, former lead singer of the 1960s girl group "The Ronettes," greets the crowd before speaking at the ROCKRGRL Music Festival in Seattle, November 3, 2000. REUTERS/Anthony P.

Ronnie Spector, former lead singer of the 1960s girl group "The Ronettes," greets the crowd before speaking at the ROCKRGRL Music Festival in Seattle, November 3, 2000. REUTERS/Anthony P.

Ronnie Spector, former lead singer of the 1960s girl group "The Ronettes," greets the crowd before speaking at the ROCKRGRL Music Festival in Seattle, November 3, 2000. REUTERS/Anthony P.
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