Gal Costa Cause of Death? How Did Legendary Brazilian Singer Die Explained

Singer passed away at the age of 77 on the morning of this Wednesday, November 9, 2022. Let's see how did Legendary Brazilian singer die and Gal Costa cause of death in detail.

How Did Gal Costa Die?

Gal Costa, a Brazilian singer whose crystalline voice and transgressive sensuality served as the inspiration for the revolutionary “Tropicalia” movement in the 1960s, passed away on Wednesday, according to her public relations firm. She was 77. Gal Costa cause of death was not known yet.

One of the best voices in Brazilian history, the performer left his stamp on MPB history with songs like “Azul” and “Sorte.” The artist's team acknowledged the death in a statement but stated it had no further information. “We communicated the death of artist Gal Costa this morning, but we have no further information to share at the moment”, says the text.

In the 1960s, Costa performed with some of the biggest stars in Brazil's burgeoning popular music industry and immortalized many of their songs, including those by Caetano Veloso, Chico Buarque, Tom Jobim, and Milton Nascimento.

Gal Costa Cause of Death

Gal Costa Cause of Death

A spokesperson for Costa's PR company told AFP, “Unfortunately, we confirm” that Costa passed away but was unable to provide any further information.

Following surgery in September, Costa, a resident of Sao Paulo, had just postponed a performance at the city's Primavera Sound music festival on the recommendation of his physicians. She postponed her schedule last week as she went on the treatment at her right nasal cavity to remove a nodule, according to Brazilian media.

Singer Gal Costa underwent surgery in the September to get a tumor out of her nasal cavity. The 74-year-old artist has delayed his show as a result of what transpired. Last week, Gal Costa press office said, “We inform that the singer Gal Costa has been operated for the removal of a lump in the right nasal cavity, and during the period of convalescence her performances are suspended, which will return as soon as she is discharged from the competent medical body”.

However, it was anticipated that she would return to the stage, and according to her website, her next appearance will be a concert in Sao Paulo on December 17. It is not known whether the surgery has the relation with her passing.

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