Bob Welch, an early member of Fleetwood Mac who enjoyed a successful solo career, died in June of an apparent suicide at home in Nashville.
Officers discovered Mr. Welch with a single gunshot wound to the chest. There was a suicide note found at the residence. He had health issues. The police are investigating it as a suicide, and there was no evidence of foul play.
At 66, he was found by his wife.
He played guitar and was a vocalist with Fleetwood Mac from 1971 to 1974. He formed hard rock band Paris. Three years after that, he released his solo album, “French Kiss,” which went platinum and produced the hits “Sentimental Lady” and “Ebony Eyes.”
In other news, Stevie Nicks announced this week that Fleetwood Mac will tour next year.