Fans of the Dutch singer Koos Alberts can this evening in Leusden say goodbye to their idol. The singer of the us died last week Friday at the age of 71 from the effects of bladder cancer.
Alberts, whose real name Chose the jumbo sheet glazing was acquired in the eighties of the last century, the fame with hits such as “I tore up your picture’ and ‘Once you come back’. In 1984 the singer from the Jordaan district, with three hits at the same time in the top 10. That earned him an entry in the Guinness Book of Records.
Since 1987 he performed in a wheelchair, after he was on the way back from a gig due to fatigue against a tree, was driven and a spinal cord injury suffered.
Fans and other interested parties may today between 18.00 and 20.00 hours of the last to honour the singer in aula 2 of the crematorium Amersfoort in Leusden. Alberts is tomorrow in a closed circle cremated.