Sad news! ’90s electro icon and The Prodigy frontman Keith Flint was found dead today in his Essex home. The Prodigy released a statement confirming the news, saying:
“It is with deepest shock and sadness that we can confirm the death of our brother and best friend Keith Flint. A true pioneer, innovator and legend. He will be forever missed. We thank you for respecting the privacy of all concerned at this time.”
Liam Howlett, who formed the group in 1990, wrote on Instagram: “I can’t believe I’m saying this but our brother Keith took his own life over the weekend. I’m shell shocked, fuckin angry, confused and heart broken ….. r.i.p brother Liam”.
Our condolences to his family, friends and bandmates – and thank you Keith for the bangers! We’ll be dusting off the manic-panic hair dye in his honour!
Watch a couple of the most iconic Prodigy videos after the jump.