Happy Mondays star Bez is in mourning after a close friend was stabbed to death on Sunday (28Jul13).
Robert Jackson was killed at his home in Manchester, England. His 13-year-old daughter Ayeshea Collins was also knifed and is fighting for her life in a nearby hospital.
Bez, real name Mark Berry, has spoken of his devastation, saying, "I'm really shocked by the news of what's happened to Jacko (Jackson).
"It's tragic and at the moment my thoughts are with Jacko and the rest of his family."
Suspected attacker Darren Gasper was taken to hospital after driving a car into the side of a building. He suffered injuries from the collision as well as a stab wound but later died.