Singer Didith Reyes dies at age 59

ABS-CBN News

Posted at Dec 10 2008 09:54 AM | Updated as of Dec 10 2008 11:25 PM

Actress and pop singing icon Didith Reyes has died, radio reports said Wednesday. She was 59.

Initial reports said cause of death was due to a recurrent stomach problem.

Reyes was earlier diagnosed with ulcer and had been in and out of the hospital because of health problems.
 
Reyes was known for her hits "Nananabik," "Hindi Kami Damong Ligaw," "Bakit Ako Mahihiya?" "Hatiin Natin Ang Gabi" and "Aliw" in the 1970s and 1980s.