Mourners follow the car with the coffin of Boney M singer Bobby ...
Jan 8th, 2011
(AP) - Mourners follow the car with the coffin of Boney M singer Bobby Farrell during his funeral in Amsterdam, Netherlands, Saturday Jan. 8, 2011. Farrell whose group Boney M topped the 1970s European charts with glittering showmanship and a dance floor filling blend of disco and Calypso music, died of heart disease. Farrell, a 61-year-old native of Aruba, was found dead Dec. 30 in his hotel room in St. Petersburg, where the group had come for a performance. (AP Photo/Peter Dejong) -
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