Dec 21, 2021
By Andy Johnson
No less a personality than British Music producer Simon Cowell is leading the tributes to IL Divo baritone Carlos Marin.
Cowell, who put IL Divo together 11 years ago says he’s devastated by Marin’s death at the age of 53.
Marin (above left) was admitted to hospital during a tour of the UK and although it has not been confirmed, he had reportedly caught COVID-19.
Cowell posted on twitter how devastated he feels; saying Carlos loved life, performing and the group’s fans.
IL Divo last performance was on December 6th in England. The remaining tour dates were cancelled four days later.
It’s believed Marin had been vaccinated.