Rick Parfitt (1948 - 2016)
Status Quo: Roadhouse Blues.
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Richard John "Rick" Parfitt, (12 October 1948 – 24 December 2016) was an English musician, best known for being a singer, songwriter and rhythm guitarist in the rock band Status Quo
Status Quo: Rain.
Status Quo are an English band known for their brand of boogie rock. The group originated in The Spectres, founded by schoolboys Francis Rossi and Alan Lancaster in 1962. After a number of lineup changes, which included the introduction of Rick Parfitt in 1967, the band became The Status Quo in 1967 and Status Quo in 1969.