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Robin Gibb

Robin Hugh Gibb, CBE is a singer and songwriter and is a member of the Bee Gees. He founded the band with his twin brother Maurice and elder brother Barry. Bee Gees became one of the most successful pop groups of all time.

He is married to Dwina and has three children - Daughter Melissa, Sons Spencer and Robin-John. His brother is Barry.

Robin Gibb suffered problems with his health and has recovered from liver and colon cancer in 2012.


On April 14, 2012 Robin Gibb contracted pnuemonia and went in a coma. Doctors believe that he is in the final stages of cancer. It was reported that he has been fighting for his life at the Chelsea hospital. Shortly before going in a coma, Robin Gibb was writing lyrics and making a 'bucket list' of things to do.

He finally woke up after 12 days and was able to communicate with his family. It was reported that after he woke up from the coma, he looked at his son and said "Hello RJ". He was nodding his head after the family played music to rouse him.

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CISAC Elects Jean Michel Jarre as New President, Expands Vice Presidency to Four Positions with Javed Akhtar, Angélique Kidjo, Marcelo Piñeyro, and Ousmane Sow
In its annual meeting today, held in Washington DC, CISAC (the International Confederation of Societies of Authors and Composers) has officially elected electronic music pioneer Jean Michel Jarre to serve as its new president

CISAC Announces the Fourth World Creators Summit: Create, Connect, Respect June 4 & 5, 2013, Washington, DC
Today CISAC (International Confederation of Societies of Authors and Composers) announced the fourth biennial World Creators Summit - Create, Connect, Respect, which will be held June 4-5, 2013, in Washington, DC (USA).

Dwina Gibb sleeps with hubby Robin's teddy bear
Robin Gibb's widow Dwina has spoken for the first time about the pain of her loss and said that she eases her grief by sleeping with the late singer's teddy bear.

Mum of Robin Gibb's love child skips singer's funeral
The mother of Robin Gibb's love child, Claire Yang did not attend the singer's funeral, as Gibb's wife Dwina was adamant that she did not.

Robin Gibb's coffin to travel through his hometown Thame
As a final farewell to fans, Late Bee Gees star Robin Gibb's coffin is to be transported through his hometown.

Robin Gibb's family reveal knighthood campaign
Robin Gibb's family campaigned for the tragic singer to be knighted before his death.

Robin Gibb's son bid him goodbye with Bee Gees hit song
Robin Gibb's son has opened up about his heartbreaking goodbye to the Bee Gees star and how he put his mobile on his father's chest to play one of his songs.

Maurice Gibb's ashes to be taken to brother Robin's funeral
The ashes of Robin Gibb's twin brother Maurice will be taken to the singer's funeral on Friday - in the form of precious stones.

Robin Gibb's funeral to be held on June 8
A private funeral of Robin Gibb, who died 10 days ago after a long battle with cancer, will take place next week, his family has announced.

Robin Gibb 'paid out 4m pounds for love child'
Robin Gibb's devastated widow Dwina now fears that the mother of his love child, their former housekeeper, will demand more cash despite receiving a 4-million-pound pay off.

Robin Gibb remembered late twin brother Maurice in last words
Robin Gibb's last words before he passed away after a long battle with colon and liver cancer saw him pay a touching tribute to his late twin brother Maurice, saying he wished "Mo was here."

Robin Gibb had music in his blood, says ex bandmate
Former Bee Gees member Vince Melouney has expressed grief over the tragic death of Robin Gibb, saying that the singer had music "in his blood."

Tributes pour in for tragic Bee Gees star Robin Gibb
Fellow musicians and fans have been remembering Bee Gees singer Robin Gibb, who died on Sunday after his long battle with colon and liver cancer.

Bee Gees co-founder Robin Gibb passes away at 62
Robin Gibb, who fought a long batter with colon and liver cancer, succumbed to his ailment on Sunday. He was 62.

Cancer-struck Bee Gees' Robin Gibb 'communicating by blinking his eyes'
Robin Gibb, who is suffering from colon cancer, has not spoken for a week and is said to be communicating by blinking due to a tracheotomy tube in his neck.

Cancer-stricken Robin Gibb set to leave hospital this week
Robin Gibb could be discharged from hospital within this week as the Bee Gee continues to make a miraculous recovery from cancer.

Bad news for Robin Gibb after waking from coma
Robin Gibb is suffering from colorectal cancer, and still remains in intensive care after waking from coma, his doctor said on Sunday.

Robin Gibb wants to tour again despite liver cancer
Robin Gibb, who is battling liver cancer, wants to go back to tour.

Robin Gibb had 1 hour to live if he didn't undergo surgery
Robin Gibb, who is battling liver cancer, has revealed that he was told by his specialist that he had one hour to live unless he underwent immediate surgery for his recurring stomach cramps.

Robin Gibb says he's on 'road to recovery' as he battles liver cancer
Bee Gees star Robin Gibb has claimed to be on the 'road to recovery' while still battling liver cancer.

Brave Bee Gees star Robin Gibb battling liver cancer
Bee Gees star Robin Gibb is battling liver cancer since being diagnosed several months ago and has been forced to cancel a number of high-profile appearances.

Bee Gees' Robin Gibb rushed to hospital due to severe stomach pains
Robin Gibb had to be rushed to the John Radcliffe Hospital in Oxford, after collapsing due to severe stomach pains.

Robin Gibb teams up with The Soldiers to record track for charity
Bee Gees legend Robin Gibb has teamed up with singing trio The Soldiers to record a track for charity.

No one can match Brit pop singer Dusty Springfield, says Robin Gibb
The 'Bee Gees' star Robin Gibb has declared Dusty Springfield who died in 1999 as the greatest female singer in modern history, insisting no artist can match the soul legend.

Robin Gibb reveals how he almost died from a blocked intestine
Bee Gees co-founder Robin Gibb has revealed how he almost lost his life due to a blocked intestine, the same condition that killed his twin brother Maurice in 2003.

Robin Gibb to continue tour despite major surgery
Robin Gibb, co-founder of the Bee Gees, will continue his tour of Australia and New Zealand, despite undergoing major surgery six weeks ago.

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