Mark Lanegan has died, aged 57.
The news was confirmed with a post on his Twitter account page. It read: “Our beloved friend Mark Lanegan passed away this morning at his home in Killarney, Ireland.
“A beloved singer, songwriter, author and musician he was 57 and is survived by his wife Shelley. No other information is available at this time.
“We ask Please respect the family privacy.”
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