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Adam Schlesinger is ...

Born 31 Oct 1967 in Manhattan
Died 1 Apr 2020 in Poughkeepsie
Age52 years, 5 months
Cause2019-nCoV acute respiratory disease
Adam Schlesinger
Adam Schlesinger
Power pop supergroup Tinted Windows play at the Washington, D.C. nightclub The Black Cat in August 2009, photographed by Claire Powers. This image was taken at the same time as these three pictures. This image is a cropped and shrunken version of the original photograph, with some tones and textures adjusted.

About Adam Schlesinger

Adam Lyons Schlesinger (October 31, 1967 – April 1, 2020) was an American singer-songwriter, record producer, bassist, guitarist, keyboardist, and drummer. He won three Emmy Awards, a Grammy Award, and the ASCAP Pop Music Award, and was nominated for Academy, Tony, and Golden Globe Awards.He was a founding member of the bands Fountains of Wayne, Ivy, and Tinted Windows, and was a key songwriting contributor and producer for Brooklyn-based synth-pop duo Fever High. Schlesinger grew up in Manhattan and Montclair, New Jersey. He died during the COVID-19 pandemic in the United States due to complications brought on by COVID-19.

He is also known as Adam Lyons Schlesinger.


On April 1, 2020, Schlesinger died of COVID-19 complications at a hospital in Poughkeepsie, New York amid a coronavirus pandemic in New York; he was 52. He had been hospitalized and placed on a ventilator for over a week prior to his death.