The Flemish charmezanger Paul Severs is in a coma after he this morning during a bike ride a massive heart attack. He was at that time on the road with a friend and immediately called the emergency services. Severs was quickly transferred to the erasmus hospital in Anderlecht, where he was in coma. He would be there for at least a month.also Read Paul Severs (70) works together with his son, Christophe: "His greatest dream is to die on stage"
Tonight reported his son Christophe the news on Facebook. “My dad is after heart failure this afternoon in the hospital. More details we can't share and ask you all the privacy of the family is to respect this. Concretely, we ask his wife Paulette as well as his immediate family not to contact us for more info to be able to obtain.”
There were still a lot of gigs planned, but for the first few weeks are cancelled. “To all the organizers with whom my pa contracts: All contracts are for at least until april 12, 2019, with immediate effect, cancelled. Our apologies for this inconvenience. Thank you all for all your statements of support and we all hope to have a prompt recovery.”
Paul Severs is known for his biggest hit " Say " ns girl, but he knew, in 1970, his breakthrough with ‘I love you’. Of the number there were no less than 120.000 copies were sold. Later on there was also an English and French translation of the hit. In 2009, it was ‘I love you’ included in the hall of fame of Radio 2.