Robin Gibb helped define the disco subculture of the 1970s. His signature song was “I Started a Joke.” The Bee Gees first emerged as a pop-rock act in the late ’60s, but reinvented themselves in the mid-’70s when Robin, Maurice and Barry Gibb came to public attention with the “Saturday Night Fever” soundtrack.
The Queen of Disco — died yesterday morning after a battle with cancer, which she believed she contracted from breathing in air particles from 9/11.
Summer was in Florida at the time of her death. She was 63 years old.
The singer had been trying to keep the extent of her illness under wraps as she focused on trying to finish up an album she had been working on.
- A Mystery. (vinylcatch.wordpress.com)
- Donna Summer ” She is simply hot Stuff” (sacratomatovillepost.com)