Departed

Dead or Alive singer Pete Burns dead at 57

Pete Burns has passed away at the age of 57.

The Dead Or Alive singer died on Sunday after suffering a “massive cardiac arrest.”

A statement from Burns' management team said: “It is with the greatest sadness that we have to break the tragic news that out beloved Pete Burns (of Dead or Alive), died suddenly yesterday of a massive cardiac arrest.

“All of his family and friends are devastated by the loss of our special star.

“He was a true visionary, a beautiful talented soul, and he will be missed by all who loved and appreciated everything he was and all of the wonderful memories the has left is with.

“We have no more words, we will make a further statement when we have had a chance to come to terms with our devastating loss.

“He will live forever in our memories.

“Sending you all our love. Lynne, Michael, Steve.(sic)”

The singer was last on TV screens in the U.K. last month on "Celebrity Botched Up Bodies."

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