Pop singer Pete Burns dies

Pete Burns appears on Celebrity Big Brother.
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Pete Burns appears on Celebrity Big Brother.

Eighties pop singer Pete Burns has died of a heart attack.

Burns, best known for his hit You Spin Me Round with band Dead or Alive in 1985, was 57, reported the BBC.

The star, also known for his extensive plastic surgery, returned to the spotlight in 2006, appearing on Celebrity Big Brother.

"All of his family and friends are devastated by the loss of our special star," a statement issued by his management read.

"He was a true visionary, a beautiful talented soul, and he will be missed by all who loved and appreciated everything he was and all of the wonderful memories he has left is with". (sic).

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Burns, best known for his hit You Spin Me Round with band Dead or Alive in 1985, was 57, reports the BBC.
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Burns, best known for his hit You Spin Me Round with band Dead or Alive in 1985, was 57, reports the BBC.

 - Stuff

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