Singer Pete Burns’ manager has confirmed that the singer has died aged 57.
Burns, who founded band Dead or Alive in 1980 had done more than 300 plastic surgeries, died suddenly of a massive cardiac arrest.
In a statement on Twitter, his manager said:
‘It is with the greatest sadness that we have to break the tragic news that our 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 that he has left us 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.’