The Prodigy’s Keith Flint has died, aged 49

Liam Howlett has posted on The Prodigy's Instagram that he "took his own life"

04.03.19

Words by: Paul Benney

The Prodigy’s vocalist and frontman, Keith Flint, has died.

The 49 year old was found dead at his home in Dunmow, Essex this morning. In a statement, Essex police said: “We were called to concerns for the welfare of a man at an address in Brook Hill, North End, just after 8.10am on Monday, March 4. We attended and, sadly, a 49-year-old man was pronounced dead at the scene. His next of kin have been informed. The death is not being treated as suspicious and a file will be prepared for the coroner.”

Keith was the outrageous face of rave band The Prodigy and sang on number one singles ‘Breathe’ and, most famously, ‘Firestarter’.

Liam Howlett has said on The Prodigy’s Instagram that Keith Flint took his own life:

The music world has reacted with shock to the news and tributes are pouring in:

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