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Prominent Australian Aboriginal musician Dr G Yunupingu dies aged 46

Sydney (dpa) – One of Australia’s most prominent indigenous musicians, Dr G Yunupingu, has died aged 46, his record label confirmed Wednesday. Born blind and hailing from the remote Galiwin’ku community off the coast of northern Australia, the triple platinum singer performed mainly in his native Yolngu language. His unique singing voice saw him perform for…