Canadian legendary singer, poet and all round artiste Raymond Levesque has passed on to great beyond after contracting the dread COVID-19, at the age of 92.
As quoted by Canadian media, his family revealed that the actor and writer was hospitalized in Montreal after contracting Covid-19 and eventually died on Monday.Paying tributes to the star, Quebec Prime Minister Francois Legault said on Twitter, “All my condolences to the family and loved ones of the great Quebecer Raymond Levesque, author of one of the most beautiful songs of all time”. Read also: Nollywood Actor Victor Decker Found Dead In Apartment
Levesque was a playwright and actor who composed hundreds of songs that became part of the fabric of Quebec’s cultural life. After going deaf in the mid-1980s, he devoted himself to writing, particularly poetry and theater. Photos Credit: Getty