RIP : Robin Gibb, One Third Of The Bee Gees : A TRIBUTE!

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Robin Hugh Gibb, CBE (22 December 1949 - 20 May 2012) was a singer and songwriter.

 

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He is best known as a member of the Bee Gees, co-founded with his twin brother Maurice and older brother Barry. He had a brother, Andy Gibb, who was also a very popular singer.

 

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Born in the Isle of Man to English parents, the family later moved to Manchester before settling in Brisbane, Australia. Gibb began his career as part of the family trio and when the group found their first success they returned to the United Kingdom where they achieved worldwide fame.

 

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With record sales estimated in excess of 200 million units, the Bee Gees became one of the most successful pop groups of all time.

 

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He died after a lengthy battle with colorectal cancer on Sunday 20 May 2012.

 

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