Soul man NATHANIEL MAYER has died in Detroit, Michigan. He was 64.
The Village of Love singer vanished from the music scene in the late 1960s, but started performing again in 2002.
His last album, Why Don't You Give It To Me, released in 2007, featured collaborations with the Black Keys and Dirtbombs.
The film will be the first in the Marvel Cinematic Universe led by a person of colour.
The actor plays the titular hero in the forthcoming adaptation.
Rock legend Eric Clapton has admitted the era of the guitar may be ''over''.
Following his success with 'The Force Awakens', the director will close out the trilogy.