HOUSTON, Tx. – Classic Rock band ZZ Top announced on social media Wednesday that bassist, Dusty Hill, passed away in his sleep at his home in Houston, Texas.
“We, along with legions of ZZ Top fans around the world, will miss your steadfast presence, your good nature and enduring commitment to providing that monumental bottom to the ‘Top,’” the band posted.
Hill died at the age of 72.
On July 23, Billy Gibbons and Frank Beard shared that Hill had to leave their tour to address hip issues.