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Singer Robert Palmer Dies at 54

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Singer Robert Palmer Dies at 54

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Singer Robert Palmer Dies at 54

Singer Robert Palmer Dies at 54

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Robert Palmer's video for "Addicted to Love" was in heavy rotation on MTV and was imitated by other artists. MTV.com hide caption

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British rock singer Robert Palmer dies of a heart attack while vacationing in Paris. He was 54. Palmer is perhaps best known for his 1980s hits "Addicted to Love" and "Simply Irresistible." NPR's Bob Edwards reports.