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Legendary Rocker Tom Petty Dies at 66

The Rock & Roll Hall-of-Famer died after suffering a heart attack. He was 66, and weeks away from his 67th birthday.

Tom Petty

Classic rock-and-roll artist Tom Petty has died at the age of 66.

Petty and his band, the Heartbreakers, are in the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame.

Petty was a legend of the genre, responsible for hits that became household names, like “Free Fallin’,” “Runnin’ Down a Dream,” “I Won’t Back Down,” and “Wildflowers.”

Petty’s last public performance was only a week ago, as he wrapped up a tour with his band at the Hollywood Bowl in Hollywood, California. Petty played 18 songs, including some of his top hits.

Check out his artist and band pages on Spotify, where you can recall some of his greatest hits from more than four decades in music.