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Scott Walker The Sun Aint Gonna Shine Anymore

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Scott Walker  The Sun Aint Gonna Shine Anymore

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Scott Walker (born Noel Scott Engel) was an American-born British singer-songwriter, composer and record producer. Walker was known for his distinctive baritone voice and an unorthodox career path which took him from 1960s pop icon to frontman of the pop music trio The Walker Brothers, Walker began a solo career with 1967's Scott, moving toward an increasingly challenging baroque pop style on late '60s albums such as Scott 3 (1969) and Scott 4 (1969).

The Walker Brothers (Scott Engel, John Maus, and Gary Leeds) were an American trio that hit big in the UK from 1965-1967. At one time, their fan club was bigger than the Beatles in the United Kingdom. "The Sun Ain't Gonna Shine Anymore" was their second #1 hit in 1966 in the UK and #13 in the US. The enigmatic lead singer Scott Walker.

Walker reunited with The Walker Brothers in the mid-1970s. From the mid-1980s, Walker revived his solo career while moving in an increasingly avant-garde direction that The Guardian likened to "Andy Williams reinventing himself as Stockhausen."

Walker continued to release solo material until his 2019 at the age of 76. No cause of death has been announced as of yet.

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