Andy Williams, known for his timeless classic, “Moon River,” has died today, at age 84, after a yearlong fight with bladder cancer. Williams was one of the most popular American singers of the 1960s, and has three Platinum-certified albums and eighteen Gold-certified albums. He also hosted a variety show, The Andy Williams Show, from 1962 to 1971. On the show, he sang his signature hits and talked up the Beach Boys, Ray Charles, the Temptations, Smokey Robinson, and Elton John. He has also hosted numerous awards shows throughout his life, including the Grammys.
Williams was married and has three children. His wife asks that donations made his memory be sent to the Bladder Cancer Advocacy Network.
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