Musicians who rocked the charts after death

Published On: Feb 16 2012 11:34:03 AM EST   Updated On: Feb 17 2012 03:00:51 AM EST

Whitney Houston's hit songs and albums topped several sales charts in the days following her death on February 11. See what other artists' music shot to the top of the charts after their untimely death.

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Legendary soul musician Ray Charles died of liver cancer in June 2004, but kept working until the end. His final project, “Genius Loves Company,” an album of duets with superstar collaborators, was released two months after his passing.


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