Red Hot Chili Peppers’ Jack Sherman dies aged 64. The former member of the famous band The Red Hot Chili Peppers, his former guitarist Jack Sherman loses his life according to the news spread last Saturday.

Former guitarist Jack Sherman of the famous group Red Hot Chili Peppers loses his life, as it became known last Saturday night.

During the last hours of Saturday the news was released that Jack Sherman , the former guitarist of the rock group ” Red Hot Chili Peppers “, would have lost his life, until now the causes that caused his departure are unknown.

It was the members of the Red Chili Peppers themselves who later shared a publication on the instagram platform, which said goodbye with an emotional message to one of its members, guitarist Jack Sherman .

We of the Red Hot Chili Peppers family would like to wish Jack Sherman a peaceful journey to the worlds beyond, as he has passed away ”, wrote the band about Sherman who came to the group in 1983 to replace guitarist Hillel Slovak .

The 64-year-old artist was one of those who made up the American fun rock group Red Hot Chili Peppers .

Jack played on our debut album and on our first US tour. He was a unique guy and we thank him for all the good, bad and in-between moments. Peace on the boogie platform, ”added the members.

Sherman came to the group when they had to record their first album, but Slovak chose to dedicate himself to another band, What Is This ?, which was also preparing to register their album, according to the medium.

Today the group fires one of its members:

We of the RHCP family would like to wish Jack Sherman smooth sailing into the worlds beyond, for he has passed. Jack played on our debut album as well as our first tour of the USA. He was a unique dude and we thank him for all times good, bad and in between. Peace on the boogie platform. notes the band’s Instagram post.


He was born in Miami, Florida on January 18, 1956 and was an American guitarist, especially known for having replaced Hillel Slovak as guitarist during the recording of the first Red Hot Chili Peppers album .

He joined the group in 1983, with whom he wrote songs for the second album Freaky Styley before being replaced in 1985.

After publishing the album, called ” The Red Hot Chili Peppers ” and doing a tour in its promotion, Sherman was fired from the band for constant fights with the members, particularly with vocalist Anthony Kiedes, so after firing him they returned to their old member, Slovak.

He subsequently worked with artists such as Bob Dylan, Barry Goldberg, George Clinton, Charlie Sexton, Peter Case, John Hiatt, Gerry Goffin, and Tonio K.

During his last years he was in a band called In From the Cold.


The Red Hot Chili Peppers nucleus was formed at Fairfax High School as Anthym with Chilean Alain Johannes as vocalist. Anthony Kiedis, who was making a small career as a youth television actor under the nickname Cole Dammett, used to be his host and “hypeman.”


Originally from Los Angeles, California, he fused a musical style between traditional funk with rock and alternative rock, including elements from other genres such as rap, pop rock, heavy metal, dance, punk, hip hop and indie rock.

Their hits, mostly known as “Give it away” or “Californication”, Red Chili Peppers has sold more than 80 million records, and in 2012 they were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame alongside great figures such as ABBA. , The Chantels, Jimmy Cliff, Genesis, The Hollies, Kiss, LL Cool J, Darlene Love, Laura Nyro, The Stooges and Donna Summer. But they did not finally make it into the top five finalists.


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