May 28, 2022

Legendary singer “Johnny Nash” dies at 80

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Legendary vocalist and songwriter behind the 1972 hit “I Can See Clearly Now”, Johnny Nash is dead at 80 years old.

His son, John disclosed to CBS Los Angeles that Nash whose wellbeing had been in decrease, passed on at his home of normal causes on Tuesday October 6.

The reggae and pop performer made his significant presentation in 1957 with the single, “A Teenager Sings the Blues”, subsequent to making his beginning singing at the Progressive New Hope Baptist Church. He spent the last 50% of his profession working with Grammy-winning specialists to move simple tapes of his accounts from the 1970s and 1980s to advanced arrangements.

His single I Can See Clearly Now sold in excess of a million duplicates and arrived at the head of the Billboard Hot 100 outline in 1972, where it stayed for about a month. He likewise had a main hit in the UK in 1975 with Tears on My Pillow.

He is made due by his child John and spouse, Carli.