WWE is saddened to learn that ZZ Top’s Dusty Hill has passed away at the age of 72.
The Dallas native left an indelible mark on the music industry as bassist ZZ Top, inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Hill and bandmate Billy Gibbons were WWE fans, and the iconic bearded duo hosted a July 20, 2009 episode of Monday Night Raw from Raleigh, North Carolina. The unmistakable bandmates were often seen at other WWE events, including Unforgiven 2005.
With classic hits like Sharp Dressed Man, Gimme All Your Lovin ‘and more, ZZ Top has left a legendary legacy of 15 studio albums with over 50 million records sold worldwide.
WWE expresses its condolences to Hill’s family, friends, and fans.