Billy Hinsche Death – Billy Hinsche of Las Vegas, Nevada, an entertainer and former member of the 60’s pop group, “Dino, Desi and Billy”, has passed away at 70, after a courageous battle with cancer. Billy was announced dead on Sunday, November 21, 2021. The pop group consisted of himself and his friends, the sons of Dean Martin and Desi Arnaz (Lucille Ball). In the 60’s, they were signed to Frank Sinatra’s Reprise label after their audition. Billy was a talented musician and songwriter who was passionate about pop music.
Some of the work his achievements include playing and writing songs with Brian Wilson and The Beach Boys for many years. He was described as a sweet and wonderful man. Billy’s longtime friend, Lucie Arnaz, in an instagram post described him as one of the finest humans and friends. “One of the finest humans, friends, storytellers and musicians on the entire planet just went home to rest. Billy Hinsche has died. 70 years young. Giant cell carcinoma. Only diagnosed a couple of weeks ago. It ravaged him like an out of control train.” She wrote.
Lucie also further said he was a like a brother, Desi’s oldest and closest friend.The pop music community as well as thee global music industry is devastated by the the sudden passing of Billy Hinsche as he will be deeply missed and remembered. America (The Band) on their official Facebook page described him as one of their dearest friends for over 50 years while they shared their condolence. “We’re heartbroken by the passing of one of our dearest friends for over 50 years…Billy Hinsche. We shared countless days on and off the road traveling with him as a member of the Beach Boys band. Along with his musical talents, his good spirits and sense of humor always brought smiles and laughter. He will be missed”. They wrote. Billy Hinsche obituary will be announced by the family.
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