The plane carrying Brazilian singer Marilia Mendonca and four others is seen at the crash site in Caratinga, Brazil on Friday. Photo: Minas Gerais Fire Department via EPA-EFE
The plane carrying Brazilian singer Marilia Mendonca and four others is seen at the crash site in Caratinga, Brazil on Friday. Photo: Minas Gerais Fire Department via EPA-EFE
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Brazilian singer and Latin Grammy winner Marilia Mendonca dies in plane crash

  • The 26-year-old star and four other passengers on the flight perished on their way to a concert
  • Mendonca’s death triggered an outpouring of sadness on social media from all corners of Brazil, including fans, politicians, musicians and soccer players

The plane carrying Brazilian singer Marilia Mendonca and four others is seen at the crash site in Caratinga, Brazil on Friday. Photo: Minas Gerais Fire Department via EPA-EFE
The plane carrying Brazilian singer Marilia Mendonca and four others is seen at the crash site in Caratinga, Brazil on Friday. Photo: Minas Gerais Fire Department via EPA-EFE
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