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Roxette singer Marie Fredriksson dies, aged 61

Roxette singer Marie Fredriksson dies, aged 61
Tuesday 10
14:20 2019

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Roxette sold more than 80 million records worldwide Roxette singer Marie Fredriksson has died aged 61, her manager has confirmed. The Swedish star achieved global success in the 1990s with hits like Joyride, The Look and It Must Have Been Love, from the film Pretty Woman. A statement said the singer had died on Monday, 9 December "following a 17-year long battle with cancer". "You were the most wonderful friend for over 40 years," her bandmate Per Gessle said. "Things will never be the same." Fredriksson was first diagnosed with a brain tumour in ...

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BBC UK : Roxette singer Marie Fredriksson dies, aged 61

Summary: The singer, whose hits included The Look and It Must Have Been Love, had had a brain tumour.

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