Dave Greenfield dead: The Stranglers star dies aged 71 after contracting coronavirus

The Stranglers confirmed the news of Dave Greenfield’s death this evening, telling fans the keyboardist died yesterday after contracting coronavirus. 

A statement on their website reads: “We are deeply and profoundly saddened to announce the untimely passing of keyboard legend Dave Greenfield on the evening of 3rd May 2020.

“Following a stay in hospital for heart problems, Dave tested positive for the Covid-19 virus last Sunday but he sadly lost his battle last night.

“Dave had been an ever present in the band since joining in late 1975 and his keyboard wizardry was world-renowned over his 45 year career in The Stranglers.

“Dave was a lovable, friendly and eccentric character who always had time to chat.”

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