British Singer Linda Lewis Passes Away at 72: A Look Back at Her Iconic Hits

British Singer Linda Lewis Passes Away at 72: A Look Back at Her Iconic Hits

…By Judah Olanisebee for TDPel Media. British Singer Linda Lewis Passes Away at 72

Linda Lewis, the British singer who gained fame in the 70s with hits such as It’s in His Kiss and This Time I’ll be Sweet, has passed away at the age of 72.

Her sister confirmed the news in a statement on Instagram, requesting privacy during this difficult time.

Details about the cause of her death have not yet been revealed.

Legacy and Tribute

Following the announcement of her passing, fans of the singer shared heartfelt tributes online.

Many expressed their sadness and offered condolences to Linda’s family.

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Some fans recalled how they fell in love with her music after hearing her on podcasts and other performances.

Career Achievements

Linda Lewis was the eldest of six children, three of whom also pursued singing careers, including her sisters Shirley and Dee Lewis.

She was known for her seventies hit singles such as Rock-a-Doodle-Doo (1973), Sideway Shuffle (1973), and her version of Betty Everett’s Shoop Shoop Song (It’s in His Kiss).

She also provided backing vocals for several famous musicians, including David Bowie, Al Kooper, Cat Stevens, and Rod Stewart.

In 2007, she toured with the Soul Britannia All Stars in the UK, and in the same year, collaborated with Basement Jaxx on “Close Your Eyes,” which was featured in the Japanese anime film Vexille.

Her performances were recorded in a sixty-minute recording of a Barbican show, which was aired on BBC Four.

Linda Lewis’ contribution to the music industry has been recognized by fans and fellow artists alike.

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She leaves behind a legacy that will continue to inspire generations to come.

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