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John Davis - one of the singers who actually sang the hits lip-synched by - and attributed to - Mill Vanilli has died in Germany. More about his involvement with the Milli Vanilli scam can be found at the link below.
FULL STORY: https://apnews.com/article/europe-e...ntertainment-7249673031e2dcd9ce6d69bab333618aJohn Davis, real singer behind Milli Vanilli, dies at 66
John Davis, one of the real singers behind the lip-synching pop duo Milli Vanilli, died of the coronavirus this week, according to his family. He was 66. ...
Davis was credited with backup vocals but was really a lead singer on albums by Milli Vanilli, whose expeditious ascension into the music world was followed by an equally rapid fall.
Following the debut single “Girl You Know It’s True” and No. 1 hits including “Blame It On the Rain” and “Girl I’m Gonna Miss You,” Fabrice Morvan and Rob Pilatus won the 1989 Best New Artist Grammy Award.
When it was revealed that neither actually sang on Milli Vanilli records, the group was stripped of the Grammy months later and disbanded ...