Yesterday Mariska Veres, Dutch singer and member of Shocking Blue, died of cancer at the age of 59.
Mariska and Shocking Blue are best known for their international hit Venus in 1969 (no. 1 in the U.S.A.), and covers by other bands like Bananarama (Venus) and Nirvana (Love Buzz).
Mariska Veres - Is Het Waar
Mariska Veres - Little by Little
Shocking Blue - Venus
Shocking Blue - Love Buzz