R.I.P. Robin Gibb

We are so sad to hear of this news that Robin Gibb of the legendary Gibb family AKA the Bee Gees has passed away. His smooth and soulful vocals illuminated a very special part of our childhood. He will be sorely missed.

More about Robin Gibb from Wikipedia:

Robin Hugh Gibb, CBE (22 December 1949 – 20 May 2012) was a British singer and songwriter. He is best known as a member of the Bee Gees, co-founded with his twin brother Maurice and older brother Barry. He had another younger brother, Andy Gibb, who was also a very popular singer.

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. In 2004, the Bee Gees received their CBEs from the Prince of Wales at Buckingham Palace for their “contribution to music”. With record sales estimated in excess of 200 million units, the Bee Gees became one of the most successful pop groups of all time.

After a career spanning six decades, Gibb last performed on stage in February 2012 supporting injured British servicemen and women at a charity concert at the London Palladium. On Sunday 20 May 2012, Gibb died after a lengthy battle with colorectal cancer.

Here are some of our favorite Robin Gibb moments:
Robin Gibb – Saved By The Bell

Robin Gibb – Shadow Dancing

Bee Gees – Too Much Heaven

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