Oklahoma-born rocker Michael Been dies in Belgium

Michael Been's composition "Oklahoma” was nominated for state rock song and the inspiration for the name of the History Museum's rock 'n' roll exhibit.

BY GENE TRIPLETT Published: August 20, 2010
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Oklahoma City-born rock musician Michael Been, whose band The Call rose to MTV-level fame in the 1980s, died of an apparent heart attack Thursday at a music festival in Hasselt, Belgium.
He was 60. Been,...

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