Dame Vera Margaret Lynn 20 March 1917 -18 June 2020

Dame Vera Margaret Lynn 20 March 1917 -18 June 2020 was a British singer, songwriter and entertainer whose musical recordings and performances were largely popular during the Second World War. She was widely known as “the Forces’ Sweetheart” and gave outdoor concerts for the troops in Egypt, India, and Burma during the war as part of Entertainments National Service Association. The songs most associated with her are “We’ll Meet Again”, “The White Cliffs of Dover”, “A Nightingale Sang in Berkeley Square” and “There’ll Always Be an England”.

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Ricky Valance 10 April 1936 – 12 June 2020

Ricky Valance- David Spencer, 10 April 1936 – 12 June 2020 was a Welsh pop singer. He was best known for the UK number one single “Tell Laura I Love Her”, which sold over a million copies in 1960. He was the first male Welsh singer to have a UK number one single hit.

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Patricia Eva -Bonnie-Pointer July 11, 1950 – June 8, 2020

Patricia Eva -Bonnie-Pointer July 11, 1950 – June 8, 2020 was an American singer, most notable for being a member of the Grammy Award–winning vocal group, The Pointer Sisters. Pointer scored several moderate solo hits after leaving the Pointers in 1977, including a disco cover of The Elgins’ “Heaven Must Have Sent You” which became a U.S. top 20 pop hit on September 1, 1979

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William Awihilima Kahaiali’i October 17, 1960 – May 18, 2020

William Awihilima Kahaiali’i (October 17, 1960 – May 18, 2020), known as Willie K, was an American musician who performed in a variety of musical styles, including blues, rock, Hawaiian, and opera. Born and raised in a family of musicians in Lahaina, Hawaii, Willie began performing at the age of 8 alongside his father, Hawaiian jazz guitarist Manu Kahaiali’i.

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