Opera singer Irma Capece Minutolo dead at 87

The singer’s niece, also named Irma, shared a heartfelt tribute on Instagram over the weekend, with fans flocking to share their love for the late star.

The public relations specialist shared, originally in Italian: “Unfortunately, we knew that sooner or later it would have happened: only one Irma would have remained.

“We joked (but) unfortunately that day has come.

“Here I am Auntie, from today my name is worth double, because by wearing it I will honor you too every day.”

Sharing a selfie with her late aunt, Irma was inundated with support and condolences from fans.

The Naples born star delighted fans across the globe with her sensational operatic voice, but gained most of her fame for her star-studded love life.

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