Former Fleetwood Mac member Bob Welch was found dead in his home in Nashville, Tennessee earlier today.  According to a police spokesperson Welch died from an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound.A suicide note was found at the scene and it was noted that Welch had been dealing with some health issues. Welch played with Fleetwood Mac from 1971 to 1974, before Lindsey Buckingham and Stevie Nicks joined the group. He left the band in 1974.

He had success in his solo career in the late 70's with the hits "Sentimental Lady" and" Ebony Eyes." When Fleetwood Mac was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1998, Welch was not not included.

Rest In Peace Bob Welch.