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In this Dec. 18, 2009, file photo, Bobby Vee performs at the Mississippi Moon Ba

Bobby Vee reveals he has Alzheimer's disease

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ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Former 1960s teen pop idol Bobby Vee says he's been diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease.

The 69-year-old, born Robert Velline in Fargo, N.D., says on his website that he was diagnosed last year.

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