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.