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Maureen O'Hara and BB King were among the people who died in 2015. (Getty Images)

As the year's end approaches, Here & Now's Robin Young and Meghna Chakrabarti take a look back at some of those who died this past year.

Mentioned In This Segment

  • Ian ‘Lemmy’ Kilmister, musician
  • Haskell Wexler, cinematographer
  • Maureen O'Hara, actress
  • Omar Shariff, actor
  • Kurt Masur, composer
  • Lynn Anderson, musician
  • Scott Weiland, musician
  • Oliver Sacks, scientist
  • Ornette Coleman, musician
  • BB King, musician

Songs In This Segment

  • Motorhead, "Ace of Spades"
  • Maureen O'Hara, singing Frederic Weatherly's "Danny Boy"
  • Johannes Brahams, Violin Concerto in D, Op. 77
  • Lynn Anderson, singing Joe South's "I Never Promised You a Rose Garden
  • Stone Temple Pilots, "Creep"
  • Ornette Coleman, Free Jazz – Parts 1 & 2
  • B.B. King, playing Roy Hawkins and Rick Darnell's "The Thrill is Gone"

This segment aired on December 29, 2015.

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