Daniel Johnston dead – Cult singer-songwriter whose life inspired Oscar-nominated documentary The Devil dies aged 58 after years of ill health

Daniel Johnston dead – Cult singer-songwriter whose life inspired Oscar-nominated documentary The Devil dies aged 58 after years of ill health

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SINGER songwriter and artist Daniel Johnston has died at the age of 58.

The cult figure passed away at his home in Texas yesterday morning from a heart attack following years of ill health, his family revealed.

Singer Daniel Johnston has died at the age of 58
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Johnston’s offbeat sensibilities and career earned him a dedicated following and inspired an Oscar nominated documentary The Devil and Daniel Johnston in 2005.

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