Cancer Claims Singer Soraya at 37

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The Colombian-American singer Soraya has died of breast cancer at age 37. The singer-songwriter was known for integrating Latin and non-Latin music. In her seven-year fight with the disease, Soraya had taken the disease on as a cause, singing as well as speaking about it.



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