BBC: Dame Vera Lynn: Forces' Sweetheart dies aged 103Dame Vera Lynn, the Forces’ Sweetheart whose songs helped raise morale in World War Two, has died aged 103. The singer was best known for performing hits such as We’ll Meet Again to troops on the front line in countries including India and Egypt.
BBC: 'Ain't No Sunshine' singer Bill Withers dies at 81
BBC: Kenny Rogers: Country music legend dies aged 81
Freddie Starr, RIP.
Charles Aznavour dies.
Aretha Franklin (1942–2018).
David Bowie, R.I.P.
I've often thought we needed a word to describe someone (usually famous) dying whom, until you heard the sad news, you wrongly believed died years ago.
Survivor singer Jimi Jamison dies aged 63.
My old mate Fitz died on 5th June, 2014.