'I Can See Clearly Now' singer Johnny Nash dies at 80

Johnny Nash, best known for his 1972 colpire “I Can See Clearly Now,” died Tuesday morning, suo figlio, John Nash, ha detto alla CNN. È stato 80 Anni.

The American reggae and pop music singer-songwriter passed away from natural causes at his home in Houston, suo figlio ha detto.
Johnny Nash began his career as a pop singer in the 1950’s.
The reggae-influencedI Can See Clearly Nowhit No. 1 sul tabellone caldo 100 in novembre 4, 1972, and stayed in the top spot for four weeks, according to Billboard.
    The song returned to the Billboard charts when it was recorded by Jamaican reggae star Jimmy Cliff for the 1993 “Cool Runningsmovie soundtrack. Cliff’s version made it to No. 11 sul Grafici del tabellone per le affissioni.
      Nash also sang the opening theme song for cartoon seriesThe Mighty Hercules,” which aired in the 1960’s.
      Secondo il suo sito web, Nash was one of the first non-Jamaican singers to record reggae music in Kingston, Giamaica.

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