John Davis, one of the real singers behind Stage Act Millie Vanilla, died of coronavirus-related causes at age 66.
Of New York Post Davis’ daughter Jasmine reportedly shared the announcement on Monday.
“My father died of coronavirus this evening,” she wrote on Facebook. “He made many people happy through his laughter and smile, his happy feeling, love and especially through music. He gave so much to the world! Please give him the final step of praise. We miss him very much. ”
French-German duo Milli Vanille – music actors Rob Pilates and Fabrice Morwan – debuted in Europe in 1988, a year after their album was released in the US. Girl you know this is true, Selling 11 million copies, earning a group with Grammy co-founder Frank Farian in 1990.
But later that year, the performance of Mini Vanilla revealed the truth: that Frontman Pilates and Morwan were not real singers.
Both were later stripped of their prizes, the first time in grammar history.
Farian tried to repackage the group Real mini vanilla, Millie Vanilla Records., Namely Davis and Brad Howell, 77. To present real singers.
Their album The moment of TrRuth scored goals in Youth, Asia and South America, but the band never again reached the fame of Pilates, who died in 1998 at the age of 33, and Morwan at the age of 55.
Davis was originally from South Carolina and had moved to Germany, where he was forced to live in a moniker similar to the one in Paris. Face meet voice.
Morwan tweeted on Monday, “RI P Bhai @JohadavisRMV can’t believe it.” From the edge of the stage, thank you for showing all your love throughout the year. You and I had a great race, it was fun to celebrate life with the help of music. Peace is a love
Your voice will live. Play it all out loud. “
The official social media account for Millie Vanilla added, “This is a sad day …. RIP John We are not you but we will be.”
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