Eddie Meduza

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Eddie Meduza
Errol Leonard Norstedt

(1948-06-17)June 17, 1948
DiedJanuary 17, 2002(2002-01-17) (aged 53)
Småland, Sweden
Cause of deathHeart attack
NationalitySweden Swedish
Occupationmusician, composer, guitarist
Years active1975-2001

Errol Leonard Norstedt (June 17, 1948 – January 17, 2002), better known by his stage name Eddie Meduza, was a Swedish musician working mainly in the rockabilly genre. His songs were about women, cars and alcohol, often associated with obscene lyrics. He went as far as to aim his views at the Swedish Government which garnered controversy over the years. Meduza died at the age of 53 after suffering a heart attack caused by alcohol poisoning. He is remembered for his explicit work but many of his songs were ironic-made and contained clever social commentary. Meduza is survived by wife and (now adult) children.

Suicide bomb and killing of his brother[change | change source]

In early 1993, Meduza stabbed and killed his brother in the chest whilst playing board games at his apartment s house.

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