Singer Johnny Hallyday - best known as the 'French Elvis' - dies aged 74 after fighting lung cancer
Johnny Hallyday died as a result of lung cancer according to a statement from his wife, Laeticia, to The Guardian on Wednesday French rock star sold 110 million records during his illustrious career The 74-year-old Launched to fame in the 1950s and became known for his rockabilly style Was seen as the biggest music star outside of the English speaking world Would become an icon for acts such as Celine Dion and Jimi Hendrix Hallyday adopted the now recognizable moniker from one of his dancer cousin's boyfriend, Oaklahoman Lee Halliday Married five times, most notably to singer Sylvie Vartan in the 1960s
"Gospel star Edwin Hawkins dies, aged 74. Edwin Reuben Hawkins (August 19, 1943 – January 15, 2018) was an American gospel musician, pianist, choir master, composer, and arranger. He was one of the originators of the urban contemporary gospel sound. He (as leader of the Edwin Hawkins Singers) was probably best known for his arrangement of "Oh Happy Day" (1968–69), which was included on the Songs of the Century list. The Edwin Hawkins Singers made a second foray into the charts exactly one year later, backing folk singer Melanie on "Lay Down (Candles in the Rain)"."
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Vic Damone (June 12, 1928 – February 11, 2018) was an American traditional pop and big band singer, songwriter, actor, radio and television presenter, and entertainer who is best known for songs such as "You're Breaking My Heart" (a number one hit), the number four hit "On the Street Where You Live" (from My Fair Lady), and "My Heart Cries for You" (also No. 4).
Emma Chambers was born on March 11, 1964 in Doncaster, Yorkshire, England as Emma G M Chambers. She was an actress, known for Notting Hill (1999), The Vicar of Dibley (1994) and The Rainbow (1988). She was married to Ian Dunn. She died on February 21, 2018. See full bio » Born: March 11, 1964 in Doncaster, Yorkshire, England, UK Died: February 21, 2018 (age 53)