Brazilian singer Gal Costa passed away at her Sao Paulo home on Wednesday. She was 77 years old at the time of her death.
Who is Gal Costa?
Born on September 24, 1945, Salvador Gal Costa was born to Arnaldo and Mariah.
She was exposed to music even before her birth when her mother would listen to music during her pregnancy in hopes that her daughter would be interested in music.
She made her debut at Nos, por exemplo and made her first professional recording in 1965. She released her first album, Domingo, in 1967 and released various songs and albums for 60 years. She performed and sang with famous Brazil singers, including Caetano Veloso, Tom Jobim, Chico Buarque, and Milton Nascimento.
Some of her hit son’s are Baby, Que Pena, and many more. In 2011 she received the Latin Grammy lifetime achievement award.
On November 9, she passed away at the age of 77. She had her next schedule on December 17 in Sao Paulo. She was survived by her 17-year-old adopted son Gabriel.
What happened to Gal Costa?
Gal Costa passed away on November 9. The news of her death was confirmed by her agency, stating that Gal Costa passed away in Sao Paulo. It was reported that she had surgery to remove a nodule from her right nasal cavity in September and had to cancel the concert. However, the nature of her death is not disclosed to the public.
President-elect Luiz tweeted that Gal Costa was among the world’s best singers. Her talent, technique, and courage enriched and renewed their culture. The famous singer Gilberto Gil tweeted, saying he was sad and shaken about her death.
How did Gal Costa Costa pass away?
The cause of the Brazilian singer Gal Costas’s death is not known. The cause of Gal Costas’s death is not known. The funeral service of Gal Costa is yet to be announced.