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Bob Hite

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Robert Ernest Hite (February 26, 1943 April 5, 1981) was the co-lead vocalist of the American blues and rock band Canned Heat, from 1965 to his death in 1981. His nickname was "The Bear".

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Bob Hite
Hite performing with Canned Heat,Hamburg, 1974
Hite performing with Canned Heat,
Hamburg, 1974
Background information
Also known asThe Bear
Born(1943-02-26)February 26, 1943
Torrance, California, U.S.
DiedApril 5, 1981(1981-04-05) (aged 38)
Los Angeles, California, U.S.
Occupation(s)Musician, songwriter
Instrument(s)Vocals, harmonica, flute, guitar
Years active1965–1981
WebsiteOfficial website