At the age of 48, the Soviet and Russian singer, soloist of the musical group “Tender May” Yuri Shatunov died. This became known on Thursday, June 23.
The cause of death was a massive heart attack, said the director of the performer Arkady Kudryashov, this was also confirmed by two sources in medical circles, writes “Lenta.ru”. Yuri Shatunov died at night in an ambulance.
Yuri Shatunov was born in the Bashkir ASSR in 1973. The parents of the future singer divorced when he was three years old. The boy was 11 years old when his mother died. Yury Shatunov spent his teenage years in an orphanage, where he also met Sergei Kuznetsov, who was the leader of the amateur circle – from that moment the history of the Laskovy May musical group began.
The most famous hits performed by Shatunov are “White Roses”, “Summer”, “Grey Night”, “Let There Be Night”, also “Melting Snow” and others. They were created between 1986 and 1988.