French singer Daniel Levy is a famous translator Desire for loveHis wife announced, he died on Saturday, August 6 at the age of 60 years. Suffering from colon cancer since 2019, he succumbed to the disease. Sandrine Levy said on the artist’s Instagram account, that the funeral of the artist, born in 1961 in Constantine, will take place on Sunday at the Saint-Pierre Jewish cemetery in Marseille.
Daniel Levy, “He was a unique and powerful voice. He also fights: the climate, the caregivers, the fight against racism, the support of Lebanon, he has never hesitated to commit so that the world is a little better.” Minister of Culture Rima Abdel-Malik on Twitter.
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He was already the father of three children from her first marriage His last appearance on social networks On the occasion of the birth of her fourth child. On July 15, a little girl was born from his relationship with Sandrine Abukrat. The latter announced Thursday on Instagram ” the time [était] the account “ She asked for prayers for her husband.
The incarnation of Moses in the “Ten Commandments”
Benjamin to a family of seven children, Daniel Levy spent his childhood in Lyon and studied piano for ten years. He began his career in the early eighties with his first album, cocktail which do not enjoy the expected success.
After several prestigious collaborations, such as those with Gloria Gaynor, who involved him in the first part of his European tour, or Michel Legrand, who offered him to record songs from the film’s soundtrack carpark Written by Jack Demme (1985), Daniel Levy participated in his first musical in 1991.
Interprets the roles of Frédéric Chopin and Alfred de Musset in the show sand and romanticsWritten by Catherine Lara and Luke Blamondon. In 1993, he recorded This blue dreamcartoon song Aladdin from Disney. This duet with singer Karen Costa, which makes him better known, will represent a new generation.
In 2000, Daniel Levy was known to dedicate the role of Moses in the musical comedy by Elie Churaki and Pascal Obispo The Ten Commandmentsand her main song, Desire for love.
Last album last February
The musical Victory at the Sports Palace for several weeks and on tour. The album sold 1.3 million copies, according to Universal Music France. After turning off The Ten CommandmentsDaniel Levy resumes his solo career and his compositions fused with jazz, soul and French variety. In total, Daniel Levy released six solo albums.
In 2019, Daniel Levy announced that he had colon cancer during the show luxury show On Voltage Radio Station. After a period of remission, he has been following a new treatment protocol since the end of July.
The singer released a new album in February 2021: thanks to you. The seventh opus is very personal, “Rebirth after a long struggle against disease”described by Elodie Suigo in the show Elodie’s world on Franceinfo.