Paul Spencer, better known as Dario G, passed away at the age of 53 after battling stage four rectal cancer, which had spread to his liver and lungs. The DJ and producer, famous for hits like “Carnaval De Paris” and “Sunchyme,” announced his diagnosis in an online post last year. A statement on his social media on June 18, 2024, expressed sorrow over his passing and emphasized his positive attitude through the struggle.

Tributes have poured in from the music community. British DJ Sigala, whose real name is Bruce Fielder, described Spencer as a “true inspiration.” He credited Spencer’s encouragement for his own proactive health checks. DJ MistaJam and singer Sonique also expressed their condolences. Macmillan Cancer Support acknowledged Spencer’s kindness, noting his charity single that supported the organization.

Paul Spencer’s legacy endures through his music and the many lives he touched with his positivity.