Robert Miles: DJ known for 1995 hit Children dies aged 47

DJ Robert Miles, perfect recognized for his 1995 hit Kids, has died on the age of 47 after a brief illness.

The Italian musician, whose actual identify used to be Roberto Concina, topped the charts in 12 countries with the monitor and reached number two within the UK in 1996.

He additionally received the Brit Award for absolute best global step forward act in 1997.

Pete Tong led the tributes to the DJ, who died in Ibiza, tweeting: “Sad to hear Robert Miles passing. RIP, thanks for the music.”

Singer Boy George wrote: “R.I.P Robert Miles. Very Sad News!”

The News used to be broken via producer and longtime friend Joe T Vannelli, who wrote on Instagram: “The tragic News of the loss of life of an extraordinarily proficient artist of our time makes me incredulous and upset.”

“I’ll miss the fights, brawls, criticism, judgements but especially your ability in finding sounds and unparalleled melodies.”

Miles used to be born in Switzerland on Three November 1969 to Italian oldsters.

After discovering mainstream success with Children in 1995, he went on to free up five albums over the route of his profession.

He additionally launched a Balearic radio station known as Open Lab, which performed experimental song.

Other figures within the dance music community to pay tribute incorporated Darude, who tweeted: “RIP Robert Miles. Thank You for the inspiration, direction & braveness!”

Armin van Buuren stated: “Actually in shock to listen to the News of the passing of Robert Miles,” whereas Chicane wrote: “I most effective performed ‘Kids’ 2 weeks ago on Solar:units…. I Wished I had written it.”


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