Singer Andy Williams dies

2012-09-26 18:20
New York - Legendary American crooner Andy Williams, of "Moon River" fame, has died, US media reported on Wednesday.

He died at his home in Branson, Missouri,  aged 84.

Williams, whose fame was at its peak in the 1960s but remained at work into his 80s, succumbed to bladder cancer, said his representative.

A frequent host of the Grammys and Golden Globes, Williams also was known for his television Christmas specials and in later years, a theatre he owned in Branson.


Comments

  • marysia.vieira - 2012-09-26 19:27

    RIP Andy Williams, your music will live on.

  • vernon.samuel.7 - 2012-09-26 20:55

    A great singer. A great all-round entertainer. He has left behind a lasting legacy and will not be forgotten.

  • monde.sibisi - 2012-09-26 21:55

    Rest in peace sir

  • ivan.frantz.3 - 2012-09-27 08:15

    The smoothest crooner that ever was. A legend in his own time with Moon River. RIP Andy Williams . . .

  • Harold Chisimba - 2012-09-27 09:29

    Be welcomed in paradise.

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