Filipino artist lyricist Claire dela Fuente has kicked the bucket. She was 63 years of age. Hipmelody reports.
The news was affirmed today (March 30) by her child, Gigo, who said the OPM (Original Pinoy Music) artist had died in her rest from a heart failure. Per an ABS-CBN report, Gigo additionally uncovered that she had tried positive for COVID-19 a week ago, and was in the medical clinic at the hour of her passing.
“She passed on from heart failure, accepted to be a consequence of her pressure and uneasiness. My mother has nervousness, hypertension and diabetes and her inclination to stress, to stretch a great deal, driven her to debilitate and in her rest her heart surrendered,” Gigo told ABS-CBN.
He uncovered that dela Fuente had begun to show side effects of COVID-19 last Thursday, and tried positive on Friday.
Per ABS-CBN, Gigo additionally affirmed that there won’t be an actual wake for dela Fuente, in spite of the fact that he is making arrangements for a virtual wake “for her companions, for her family members, for my companions who are profoundly influenced by this”.
Claire dela Fuente rose to distinction during the 1970s when she won the terrific prize for a singing rivalry at 15 years old. She followed up her success with the arrival of her jukebox hit single ‘Sayang’. In 1977, she delivered her introduction collection of a similar title, which at that point turned into the smash hit collection in the country at that point.
Throughout the span of her vocation in music, dela Fuente delivered a few collections, coming full circle in a number of reported multi-platinum records, and a gold record.
dela Fuente had been named as the “Karen Carpenter of the Philippines”, and “Asia’s best voice”. She was likewise an effective finance manager, filling in as the leader of the Integrated Metropolitan Bus Operators Association (IMBOA) until 2011.
Following the information on dela Fuente’s passing, a few artists have taken to web-based media to share accolades for the late OPM symbol. Writer Jonathan Manalo, who was allegedly near dela Fuente, posted the news on his Facebook page recently.
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