Prague (dpa) - Karel Gott, one of the biggest stars of the hit world, is dead. The "golden voice from Prague" died on Tuesday evening at the age of 80 years. This was reported by the Czech news agency CTK, citing its spokeswoman. Last month, the singer had made public that he has acute leukemia. Karel Gott has been on stage for almost six decades and has sold more than 50 million records, according to estimates. Karel Gott's voice for generations of German-speaking children became known with the theme tune for the animated series "Bee Maja".
Music: Pop star Karel Gott is dead
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