The Prodigy frontman Keith Flint dies age 49

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Keith Flint, lead singer of influential British dance-electronic band The Prodigy, was found dead this Monday, 04th of March 2019, at his home near London. He became only 49 old.
 
Officially is the cause of his death stated from the Police as “unknown”, but a statement from Prodigy co-founder Liam Howlett on Instragram hints a suicid from Keith: “I can’t believe I’m saying this but our brother Keith took his own life over the weekend. I’m shell shocked, fuckin angry, confused and heartbroken ….. r.i.p brother.”
 
Keith was the stage persona of the band, which were in the nineties one of the biggest influencers to the electronic music scene with their fusion of techno, breakbeat and acid house and legendary classics like “Out Of Space”, “No Good”, “Firestarter” and “Smack My Bitch Up”. He was renowned for his manic stage energy and distinctive look: black eyeliner and hair spiked into two horns.
 
The Prodigy sold over 30 million records, helping to take elecztonic music from a community of party-goers to an international audience.
 
“It is with deepest shock and sadness that we can confirm the death of our brother and best friend Keith Flint. A true pioneer, innovator and legend. He will be forever missed. We thank you for respecting the privacy of all concerned at this time.” stated the band via Facebook.
 


 


 


 


 


 


 


 


 


 


 


 


 


 


 


 


 


 

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