Today (10 August) we remember, US singer-songwriter Isaac Hayes who died at his home in Memphis, Tennessee, at the age of 65 in 2008.
Police were called to his home after his wife found him unconscious. He was taken to hospital where he was pronounced dead. Hayes won an Oscar for the 1971 hit Theme From Shaft; he was also known as the voice of Chef from the hit cartoon show, South Park.
Isaac Hayes was married four times and had 12 children.
Source: This Day in Music.com