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Topic - Mikey Welsh
Millions of people around the world tuned in to watch the royal wedding in April as Prince William and Kate Middleton said their vows.
Former Weezer bass player Mikey Welsh, who also found success in his second career as an artist, died in a Chicago hotel room, police said Sunday.
"I'm taking a break from music," he told MetroWest Daily News in 2002. "I really feel the need to reinvent myself and move on, and I couldn't be happier painting. Music is still an important part of my life, but I really have no desire to actually play it."
"i'm excited to see the boys, hang out and have some fun," he wrote on his Facebook page earlier this month.