Iconic indigenous musician Dr G Yunupingu dies at 46
Iconic indigenous musician Dr G Yunupingu has died.
It’s understood the ARIA award-winning singer and song writer, who was blind, had been ill for some time and was receiving dialysis.
He died in Darwin Hospital on Tuesday.
A documentary about Yunupingu’s life is scheduled to premiere next month at the Melbourne Film Festival.
Yunupingu’s full name and image have been withheld for cultural reasons.
He was 46.