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Ivor Novello Winner Tony Hiller Dies Aged 91

On 26th August 2018, it was announced that Tony Hiller had passed away, at the age of 91. The following statement was released on his Facebook page:

“Tony Hiller died this Sunday evening 26th August 2018. An amazing man that will be long remembered. My thoughts and prayers go out to his family, friends, songwriters and followers from around the world.”

Perhaps most known for writing hits for Brotherhood of Man, Hiller had won three Ivor Novello awards – including Most Performed Work and International Hit of the Year – and a Gold Badge Award for his services to the British music industry.

Over 500 other artists have recorded Hiller’s songs including Elton John, Olivia Newton-John, Andy Williams, Ray Stevens, The Miracles, The Hollies, Sonny and Cher, The Osmonds, Glen Campbell, and The Fortunes.