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- Posted on Apr 3rd 2011 5:50PM by Georgette Cline
After hearing the news of his passing, music industry associates expressed their sentiments for Hill.
"He was a wonderful guy," said Ramones manager Danny Fields. "He was the last of the great hosts of that era. A gentleman."
Though Hill's club was named after him, he relinquished control over it last year. Nur Khan and Paul Sevigny reopened Don Hill's in September 2010.
"He was a dear friend of mine for over 20 years," Khan said in a statement. "I am honored and proud to carry on his legacy."
Don Hill's cause of death has not yet been revealed. A friend of his, Bebe Buell, disclosed that he was rushed to the hospital on Thursday and died that evening.