Sometime lead singer with BLUE MAGIC, ROD WAYNE died on Tuesday 15th November. Few details of his passing are available at the moment.

Wayne joined the Philly harmony group in 1990 to replace original singer Ted Mills. Though by then Blue Magic were past their heyday, they toured regularly and were particularly popular on the oldies circuit.

Wayne left the group in 2004 and became an instructor at Tennessee State University and Director of the Tennessee State University Community Academy of Music and Arts. He also worked with various local churches, including the historic Clark Memorial United Methodist Church