Soviet Eduard Khil, who gained international stardom in 2010 when his 1976 video of a vocalized song known as Trololo became a global Internet hit, has died. He was 77.
Ksenia Kachalova, a press officer at the city's culture department, said the singer, better known internationally as Mr Trololo, died in a St. Petersburg hospital on Sunday night. The cause of death was not immediately reported.
Khil suffered a stroke in early April and has been in hospital ever since. Doctors then reported that Eduard (Ed-wa-rd) had severe brain damage,
and the next Sunday he died... (Died in May 2012)