The Prodigy Singer Keith Flint Dead of Apparent Suicide
The music world has lost another star. Keith Flint, the lead singer of the band The Prodigy, sadly passed away Monday morning.
According to multiple reports, Flint was found dead at his home Dunmow, Essex. The band’s Instagram page indicated Flint died by suicide.
“The news is true,” the caption read. “I can’t believe I’m saying this but our brother Keith took his own life over the weekend, I’m shell shocked, f**kin angry, confused and heartbroken… r.i.p brother Liam.” The band also took to Twitter to add, “A true pioneer, innovator, and legend. He will be forever missed. We thank you for respecting the privacy of all concerned at this time.”
Essex police even released a statement saying, “The death is not being treated as suspicious and a file will be prepared for the coroner.”
Flint, who often spiked his hair into two horns and wore heavy eye makeup while performing, was the vocalist for the band’s two number one singles on UK charts, “Firestarter” and “Breathe.” He was just 49-years-old.
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