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6/10/15-James Last Dead

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James LastBig band leader James Last has died at his home in Florida, aged 86. The German-born musician’s manager said he died at his home “peacefully and in the presence of his family”.
His “happy music” made his numerous albums best-sellers in Germany and the United Kingdom. His composition “Happy Heart” became an international success in interpretations by Andy Williams and Petula Clark. According to British Hit Singles & Albums, he has reportedly sold in excess of eighty million albums worldwide. His American Top 40 hit was “Seduction” from the film “American Gigolo” in 1980.
He recorded more than 190 records and sold millions of copies, achieving continuous success from the mid-1960s into the early 1980s. He appeared at the Royal Albert Hall in the spring as part of a farewell tour he announced after becoming seriously ill last year.

Written by: Barry Scott

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