Friday, January 21, 2005

CABEROBIT: The death has been announced of Jody Berry, nightclub singer. During a long career touring the US, he worked with Ella Fitzergerald and wrote his own musical, Memory Lane of Fame. Years ahead of Beyonce and the rappers, Berry diversified into producing clothing, pushing both his menswear L'Uoma Elegante and "upscale golfing clothes."

Berry died on Tuesday from cancer. The 68 year-old is survived by his wife, Joni.