Soloist «Ivanushki-International» Andreev grieving over the death of Yakovlev

© RIA Novosti / Dmitry to Korobeynikova in fotobanka-group Ivanushki International. Archival photoSoloist «Ivanushki-International» Andreev grieving over the death of Yakovlev© RIA Novosti / Dmitry Korobeinikova to the photobank

The soloist of group «Ivanushki International» Kirill Andreev expressed his condolences over the death of the former colleagues Oleg Yakovlev.

«Today was not My friend, We’ve been on tour for 15 years, traveled and spread all over the earth ball TOGETHER. Mourn/// My dear Michiel the Kingdom of Heaven to You», — he wrote on Instagram.

Oleg Yakovlev died in the early morning on June 29 on the 48th year of life. According to preliminary data, the cause of death was bilateral pneumonia.

Yakovlev, in 1998, was replaced with Igor Sorin in the main group. In 2012 the singer began his solo career, and a year later officially left the band.