The Seekers folk icon Judith Durham has died at the age of 79.
Folk music icon and beloved Australian entertainer Judith Durham has died at the age of 79.
Durham made his first recordings at the age of 19, and after joining The Seekers in 1963, Durham rose to international fame as the lead singer of The Seekers.
The trio became the first Australian group to achieve major chart and sales success in the UK and US, eventually selling 50 million records.
Durham began his solo career in 1968, but recorded again with The Seekers in the 1990s.
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In 2015, she was awarded Victorian of the Year.
Judith Durham dies at 79
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