Pop queen Madonna heartbroken to hear the devastating death of her protege and famous Levi’s model Nick Kamen and paid tribute to the model on her Instagram page.
Nick Kames, known as the model of Levi’s brand in 1985 and taken under protection by Madonna, passed away at the age of 59. Confirming the news of his death, his family and friends stated that Nick Kamen died after a long illness.
Nick Kamen first caught attention with his pose for the cover of The Face magazine in 1984. But he got his real fame thanks to a commercial for the blue jeans brand, Levi’s. Madonna protege Nick Kamen, stepped into the world of music with the song titled ‘Each Time You Break My Heart’ a year after this commercial. The lyrics of this song were written by Madonna.
Following the death of the famous model, Madonna took to Instagram to pay tribute to her protege. The singer uploaded a bunch of photos of herself and Kamen, as well as the late model’s famous poses, and felt heartbroken to hear his death.
Here’s what Madonna wrote:
“It’s heartbreaking to know you are gone. You were always such a kind, sweet human and you suffered too much. Hope you are happier wherever you are Nick Kamen.”
Famous Turkish photographer, Mert Alas, left a heart emoji to pay tribute in the caption:
A fan showed admiration her the late model:
“I really loved that song each time… And he was a good looking guy. So sad that he had to go so young.”
See the Instagram post below.