UB40 founding member Astro dies after short illness
LONDON, Nov 7 (Reuters) – One of the founding members of British reggae band UB40, Terence Wilson, has died after a short illness, his band has announced.
Wilson, known by his stage name Astro, left the band in 2013 to perform with breakaway group « UB40 featuring Ali Campbell and Astro ».
« We are absolutely devastated and completely heartbroken to have to tell you that our beloved Astro has today passed away after a very short illness. The world will never be the same without him, » the group said in a statement on Twitter late on Saturday.
Source: Reuters – Daily Mail – Undiscovermusic – Nme
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