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Dec. 9, 2012: Mexican-American grupero singer Jenni Rivera
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Dec. 9, 2012: Mexican-American grupero singer Jenni Rivera was at the peak of her career when an airplane crash in northern Mexico also killed six friends and co-workers. (Nov. 11, 2010)(Credit: AP)

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Musicians killed in plane crashes

With hectic tours to often remote places, the music world has been hit hard by air tragedies over the years. On Sunday, Mexican singing star Jenni Rivera and six others were killed when their Learjet crashed in rugged territory following a concert in Monterrey, Mexico. Here are other notable musicians who lost their lives in air crashes. --THE ASSOCIATED PRESS