Andy Fletcher of group Depeche Mode has died aged 60. The musician’s death was confirmed in a statement by his Depeche Mode bandmates who said they were “shocked” at the news.
The sad news was confimed by the band in a statement on Twitter in view of their two million followers.
It read: “We are shocked and filled with overwhelming sadness with the untimely passing of our dear friend, family member, and bandmate Andy “Fletch” Fletcher.
“Fletch had a true heart of gold and was always there when you needed support, a lively conversation, a good laugh, or a cold pint.
“Our hearts are with his family, and we ask that you keep them in your thoughts and respect their privacy in this difficult time,” it ended.
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