Melbourne (ANI): Boney M singer has been found dead in his hotel
while on tour in Russia. The 61-year-old singer performed as
scheduled in St Petersburg on Wednesday night, but complained of
breathing problems before and after his show, according to agent
The cause of his death is not clear, said to Sergei Kapitanov, a
representative of St. Petersburg's branch of Russia's investigative
committee, reports the Daily Telegraph. Boney M- consisting of
Farrell, Maisie Williams, Liz Mitchell and Marcia Barrett-were one
of the most successful bands of the late 1970s.
Farell rose to fame for his lip-synching as much as his dancing
in the disco band. The band's hits included 'Daddy Cool', 'Ma
Baker' and 'Rasputin.'