Who was Gary Brooker and how did he die, what was his cause of death?: Another death news of the lead singer brought sorrow in the world of music. The name of the deceased person is Gary Brooker who was the lead singer of Procol Harum. Gary passed away at the age of 76. The rocker, who was widely known for singing and co-writing the hit or successful song “A Whiter Shade Of Pale” was away on Saturday, 19th of February 2022. A statement issued on the website of the band on Tuesday (22nd February 2022) confirmed Gary had been getting treatment but passed away peacefully at his home. Follow More Update On GetIndiaNews.com
Who was Gary Brooker?
As per the reports, the late singer passed away after being diagnosed with cancer. The statement which is posted on the website of the band reads: “With the deepest regret we must declare the demise on Saturday, 19th of February 2022 of Gary Brooker MBE, pianist, singer, and composer of Procol Harum and a brightly shining, unique light in the music industry. Aged 76, he had been getting treatment for cancer, but sadly passed away peacefully at the residence.”
The statement further added, “He lit up any room he entered, and his sincerity and kindness to a multilingual family of admirers was legendary. He was notable for his integrity, individuality, and occasionally stubborn whimsicality. His caustic wit, and appetite for the ridiculous, made him a worthy and priceless raconteur (and his surreal inter-song banter made an approaching and fascinating contrast with the gravitas of the performances of Procol Harum).
Gary Brooker Cause of Death?
They continued: “His first single music with Procol Harum, 1967’s A Whiter Shade of Pale, is broadly regarded as determining it, preferring to develop a restlessly progressive path, committed to looking forward, and making each record a “special and unique amusement’ The voice and piano of Gary were the single explaining constant of 50-year international concert career of Procol. Sans any stage antics or other artifices he was always the most likable and watchable musician in the show (he played many other instruments in the studio).
How did Gary Brooker die?
He had wedded Francoise Riedo, a Swiss au pair affectionately known as Franky in the year 1968 after meeting 3 years earlier. They did not have any kids. Gary Brooker rock star was born in Hackney, where he spent the first 9 years of his spouse prior to his family being uprooted to Southend-on-Sea in Essex. The frontman first studied zoology at Southend Municipal College prior to deciding music was the route he wanted to make his career in it. At the time of the birthday honors of Queen on 14th of June, 2003, the late singer was appointed an MBE in honor of his charitable services.