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'Blame it on the Bossa Nova' singer Eydie Gorme dies

11 August 2013 Last updated at 03:19 BST

Singer Eydie Gorme, who had a hit in 1963 with Blame It On The Bossa Nova, has died in Las Vegas at the age of 84, her publicist has said.

Gorme was a popular nightclub and TV singer, both with her husband Steve Lawrence and as a solo act.

She died after a short illness.

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