Tony Lewis, singer and bassist of British rock band The Outfield, has passed away at the age of 62.
The musician, best known for The Outfield’s 1980s hit ‘Your Love’, reportedly passed away ‘suddenly and unexpectedly’ in London, his publicist has revealed.
“It is with deep sadness and sorrow to report that Tony Lewis, singer of the ’80s rock band The Outfield, suddenly and unexpectedly passed away yesterday, October 19th, at the age of 62 near London, England,” they said in a statement.
“Tony’s music touched people around the globe for decades. Lewis and the late John Spinks took the ‘80s by storm with The Outfield’s infectious pop songs, including Your Love, All the Love, and Say It Isn’t So.”
His cause of death has not been revealed.
News of Tony’s death comes after it was revealed that he was working on a new EP, slated to be released in 2021.
He is survived by his wife, Carol; two daughters, Gemma and Rosie; and three grandchildren.