R.I.P.Chrissy Amphlett

by smiddy 5 Replies latest social entertainment

  • smiddy

    Divnyls singer Chrissy Amphlett passed away yesterday after a two year battle with breast cancer, and Multiple Sclerosis at her adopted home in New York,aged 53 .She passed away in her sleep.

    Australia loses a rock `N`roll Amazon stated the Herald Sun .Amphletts autobiography , Pleasure and Pain ,was warts and all .Divinyls breakthrough hit Boys In Town ,paved the way for ,Science Fiction , The Good Die Young ,Pleasure And Pain, and of course I Touch Myself.

    She announced her fight with MS on the eve of her 2007 tour . A breast cancer diagnosis came in 2010.


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  • brinjen

    I heard about her death yesterday. She was one of my idols. R.I.P. Chrissy.

    Divinyls - Backs To The Wall

  • Aussie Oz
    Aussie Oz


    I did rather like how she sang


  • neverscreamagain

    Damn- To be battling MS and then to be hit with breast cancer. How horrible.

    I have had a Divinyls cd in my home player for several years now. Loved her voice and music from the very first time I heard her.

    So sad.

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