On 85-m to year of life has died the Russian singer and composer, author of many songs in the style of chanson Willy Tokarev.
It is known that last week of his life the artist spent in the hospital – may 22, Willy Tokarev was placed in intensive care.
2 Jul Tokarev went to the doctors of one of Moscow’s Oncology clinics in connection with the deterioration, according to Ren-TV. After that, the artist was hospitalized.
However, the disease progressed and the doctors were unable to help him.
Willie Tokarev – author-performer of songs in the genre of Russian chanson, star of the Russian emigration in the United States. There he began performing in restaurants with songs that have become very popular in the Soviet Union – “Skyscrapers”, “Fishing”, “Glasses”, “Over the Hudson,” “In a noisy farce”, “Cranes”, etc. Tokarev three times winner of the award “the Chanson of year”, starred in the movie.