James Brown’s doctor has claimed that the Godfather of Soul might have been murdered – 12 years after he signed his death certificates saying he died of pure causes.
Brown died in Atlanta on Christmas Day 2006, aged 73. The official reason for death was a coronary heart assault and fluid in his lungs.
But Marvin Crawford, his doctor, mentioned he has lengthy suspected that the singer died below suspicious circumstances.
Brown’s situation “changed too fast,” the doctor advised CNN as a part of the community’s three-part documentary on the soul singer.
“He was a patient I would never have predicted would have coded,” he mentioned, utilizing a time period to consult with coronary heart hassle.
“But he died that evening, and I did increase that query: What went incorrect in that room?”
Dr Crawford and a dozen different witnesses, interviewed by CNN for the documentary, additionally imagine there was extra to Brown’s death than meets the attention.
When Brown was delivered to the hospital on Dec 23, Dr Crawford thought Brown had pneumonia, which was broadly reported after his death. He discovered indicators of a light coronary heart assault. The doctor additionally discovered traces of cocaine in Brown’s urine, however was assured his affected person could be fantastic.