The Day the Rock Star Died: Tom Petty | Premieres October 2nd

We look into the life & the lasting legacy of Tom Petty on the one year anniversary of his death.

The Day The Rock Star Died takes viewers on a guided journey of the extraordinary lives and unparalleled legacies of 15 artists who each changed music forever and left an indelible mark on fans across the world. For our series premiere, we’re looking into the life of Tom Petty. Tom Petty was the lead singer of Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers, formed in 1976. He was also a co-founder of the late 1980s supergroup the Traveling Wilburys. He recorded many hit singles with the Heartbreakers and as a solo artist. In his career, he sold more than 80 million records worldwide, making him one of the best-selling music artists of all time. Learn more about his incredible career and lasting legacy on the anniversary of his death TUESDAY 10/9c on the series premiere of The Day the Rock Star Died.

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