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Date TimeSeptember 24, 2019
VoiceThe man behind the words for Truckin’ and Ripple, among others, died at his home in northern California
Robert Hunter, lyricist for Grateful Dead, dies at 78
Robert Hunter, the man behind the words for many of the Grateful Dead’s finest songs, has died at age 78.
The Grateful Dead drummer Mickey Hart said Hunter died on Monday at his northern California home. The cause of death was not disclosed.

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