Millie Small AKA “My Boy Lollipop”, the Jamaican born singer has died aged 73.
Her record producer reported she had passed away due to a severe stroke. Chris Blackwell the original producer from Island records stated. the single reached number two in the UK and USA charts.
“It became a hit pretty much everywhere in the world … and it was just incredible how she handled it. She was such a sweet person. Very funny, great sense of humour. She was really special.”