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Pinoy music icon Rico J. Puno passes away

Rico J. Puno, dead at 65

Chandral Selim
Chandral Selim

10/30/2018 in News
Pinoy music icon Rico J. Puno passes away

Filipino singer and comedian Rico J. Puno passed away this morning, October 30, due to heart failure. He was 65 years old. 

The reports were confirmed by his manager Norma Japitana and daughter Tosca Camille Puno-Ramos via ABS-CBN News. Rico passed away at 1:56 a.m. at St. Luke's Medical Center Global City Taguig. 

Rico has undergone two major heart surgeries, beginning with a seven-hour triple bypass operation in 2015. 

Rico was responsible for hits such as "Macho Gwapito", "Sorry Na Pwede Ba", and "May Bukas Pa". His loyal fans as well as notable Filipino celebrities are all mourning his death and have taken to social media to honor his legacy. 




















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