- Dec 17, 2016
They were so popular in the 1970s with their hit songs For All We Know, Close To You and many more. The tandem of siblings Karen and Richard Carpenter was phenomenal in terms of hit songs and blockbuster albums. With Richard on the piano, Karen is doing the vocals that captured the hearts of listeners. It’s really sad that Karen had to leave us at a young age of 33 due to anorexia nervosa, a disease connected to eating disorder.