Robin Gibb – 1949 – 2012

Bee Gees singer Robin Gibb has died after a long battle with cancer.

In a statement, Gibb’s family announced his death with ”great sadness”.

Gibb, 62, who had undergone intestinal surgery, notched up dozens of hits with brothers Maurice and Barry – as performers and writers – and sold more than 200 million records.

”The family of Robin Gibb, of the Bee Gees, announce with great sadness that Robin passed away today following his long battle with cancer and intestinal surgery. The family have asked that their privacy is respected at this very difficult time,” the statement said.

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2 Responses to Robin Gibb – 1949 – 2012

  1. Miki says:

    Thanks for the two obituaries – sad news again and far too young of course. As always though, some great memories!

    • Greg.K. says:

      It has been sad – even for those of us who don’t embrace disco. The thing about both Donna and The Bee Gees is that both did stuff that was outside of that genre that was just wonderful. I guess Barry is feeling a little lonely now.

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