Sixties cult figure Timi Yuro has died at her home in Las Vegas, Nevada, aged 63.

The singer, who scored hits with Hurt and I APOLOGIZE (corr), was found dead on 30 March (04) after a 20 year battle with lung cancer.

Born ROSEMARY TIMOTEA YURO, the pop star began her singing career by performing at her family's Italian restaurant in Los Angeles.

09/04/2004 19:40