Lemmy Kilmister Dead - Motorhead's Frontman Died at 70
Lemmy Kilmister, who is well known as the singer from Motorhead, has passed away at age 70.
The 70-year-old singer passed on Monday (December 28), the band confirmed in a tribute on Facebook, revealing he had an aggressive form of cancer.
“There is no easy way to say this…our mighty, noble friend Lemmy passed away today after a short battle with an extremely aggressive cancer. He had learnt of the disease on December 26th, and was at home, sitting in front of his favorite video game from The Rainbow which had recently made it’s way down the street, with his family. We cannot begin to express our shock and sadness, there aren’t words,” the Facebook post read.
Lemmy‘s Motorhead bandmate Phil Taylor died just last month.
News broke when Ozzy Osbourne tweeted about Lemmy‘s passing.
“Lost one of my best friends, Lemmy, today. He will be sadly missed. He was a warrior and a legend. I will see you on the other side,” Ozzy tweeted.
Lost one of my best friends, Lemmy, today. He will be sadly missed. He was a warrior and a legend. I will see you on the other side.
— Ozzy Osbourne (@OzzyOsbourne) December 29, 2015
Our thoughts are with Lemmy‘s friends and loved ones during this time.