The iconic and irascible lead singer of The Fall passed away at his home on Wednesday morning.
Mark E Smith, the iconic lead singer of long-running British post-punk band The Fall, has died at the age of 60, it has been confirmed.
The group’s manager, Pam Vander, made the announcement on Wednesday evening (January 24th) that Smith had passed away that morning at his home.
“It is with deep regret that we announce the passing of Mark E. Smith,” she said in a statement via The Fall Online. “He passed this morning at home. A more detailed statement will follow in the next few days. In the meantime, Pam & Mark’s family request privacy at this sad time.”
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