Robin Gibb
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Australian DJ Bill Gates discovered the Bee Gees

The Bee Gees singer songwriter, Robin Gibb, has died at the age of 62 from cancer.

He has been described as "one of the major figures in the history of British music" by his friend Paul Gambaccini.

The Brisbane DJ Bill Gates discovered the Gibb brothers and gave the band its name. He told BBC Radio 5 live Up All Night's Dotun Adebayo how he would remember the singer.

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  • 21 May 2012
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