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Il Divo singer Carlos Marin dead

Il Divo singer Carlos Marin dead

Il Divo singer Carlos Marin has died (Pictures: Getty)

Carlos Marín has died, aged 53.

The Il Divo star was rushed to hospital recently, and was placed in the intensive care unit at Manchester Royal Hospital.

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His bandmates Urs Bühler, David Miller, and Sébastien Izambard, confirmed the sad news on Twitter earlier today, paying tribute to their fellow singer.

‘It is with heavy hearts that we are letting you know that our friend and partner, Carlos Marin, has passed away,’ they penned, beside a photo of him. 

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‘He will be missed by his friends, family and fans. 

‘T. wiIl never be another voice or spirit like Carlos.’

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‘For 17 years the four of us have been on this incredible journey of Il Divo together, and we will miss our dear friend,’ they concluded the post.

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‘We hope and pray that his beautiful soul will rest in peace. With Love — David, Sebastien and Urs.’

Fans flooded their post with condolences for Marín.

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‘Heartbroken for you all, what incredibly sad news,’ a follower replied. ‘I never got to see Il Divo live but was always a fan on the beautiful music you produced. 

‘I am so sorry and my love prayers to Carlos, his friend & family and to all those that loved him & the boys.’

‘Since 2004 when I listened to Il Divo they became my favourite group,’ another shared. 

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‘The voice of the great Carlos Marín became the hallmark of the group and this terrible news breaks my heart. Rest in peace.’

‘I’m so incredibly sorry to hear this, Carlos was a wonderful man and will be sorely missed. Love to his family & friends, and to the three of you x,’ one commented.

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Il Divo singers Urs Buhler, Carlos Marin, Sebastien Izambard and David Miller

Il Divo singers Urs Buhler, Carlos Marin, Sebastien Izambard and David Miller

Carlos’ bandmates confirmed the heartbreaking news (Picture: Getty)

As a Twitter user added: ‘I’m so sad to hear this. My thoughts are with his family, it’s devastating to lose a loved one this close to holidays. 

‘Carlos always made us fans so happy in concerts. All of you stay safe.’

Marín’s cause of death has not been announced.

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The sad news comes after he was taken to hospital recently, and thought to be in intensive care.


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Fans offered their condolences for the late star on social media (Picture: Getty)

His bandmates spoke of his illness on social media, stating that they were ‘hoping and praying for a speedy recovery’, and had decided to postpone their remaining 2021 concerts.

Details of his illness were not made clear.

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Il Divo were first formed in 2003 by Simon Cowell, under his SyCo record label.

They have grown to worldwide success since then, with their debut album in 2004 becoming a multiplatinum selling record.

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Marín famously married wife Geraldine Larrosa at Disneyland, California, in 2006 after a 13-year romance.

However, it wasn’t to last and they announced their divorce in 2009, after three years of marriage.

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