Isaac Hayes Death Facts: Age, Cause of Death, Birthday, Date of Death Tragedy!

Isaac Hayes died at age 65, respectable. Check out the death cause, death date, and more facts about the circumstances surrounding soul singer Isaac Hayes' death.

Biography - A Short Wiki

Singer and songwriter who co-founded the soul music label Stax Records alongside David Porter in the 1960s. He and Porter wrote the popular 1967 song “Soul Man” for the duo Sam & Dave. Hayes also earned recognition for his Academy Award-winning original song “Theme from Shaft” for the 1971 film Shaft.

His mother died while he was still young, and his father deserted the family. He was largely raised by his maternal grandparents. He married his third wife Adjowa Hayes in 2005. He had a total of eleven children: seven daughters and four sons.

How did Isaac Hayes die?

Isaac Hayes' death was caused by stroke.

Information about the death of Isaac Hayes
Cause of deathStroke
Age of death65 years
ProfessionSoul Singer
BirthdayAugust 20, 1942
Death dateAugust 10, 2008
Place of deathN/A
Place of burialN/A

Quotes

I influence people, hopefully on the positive side.

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I was a pop freak. I love music. Of course, I knew soul because I grew up in it. Writing it and everything. I love soul. But I love a tune that has some meat in it. Something I could hang my hat on. Because music is universal. Therefore, I felt no boundaries.

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I used to stand in front of the mic and cry.

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I’ve been around a long time, and when I was at the top of the hill, I was very ahead of my time! Evidence of that is that my music is still current today – you know, rappers sample it all the time. So, rather than compromise my artistic integrity, I concentrated on movies.

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A certain administration which I won’t call by name took the arts out of the schools, and that left the brothers out on the street with nothing, so they went to the turntables and started rhyming. Then they had a way to express themselves, and that’s the birth of hip-hop.

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