Australian musician Jimmy Little loses fight against illness on Monday while sleeping peacefully in his room with his daughter on the bedside.
The celebrity has been ill for a while due to the complications arising from the long illness. He also had a kidney transplant in days earlier. Jimmy was found dead in his house in New South Wales this morning at the age of 75. Jimmy’s manager Graham Buzz confirmed the death in the afternoon but did not release any statement formal statement on behalf of the family. He said he would do so after consulting with the daughter of Jimmy. His official statement said, “He passed away in his sleep this morning at his home in Dubbo.” He also said that the death of Jimmy was not unexpected but it has shaken everyone quite a bit.
Tributes in the honor of the legendary artist are pouring in from various social networking websites. Countless artists and politicians are sending in their condolences to the family of Jimmy Little.
Jimmy Little was born on 1st March 1937 and became the first ever mainstream Australian country musician to not only gain publicity within Australia, but all over the globe. He started off with his musical career at a very young age and kept climbing up the ladder of success.
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