Tony Lewis has died aged 62. The singer’s publicist Bari Lieberman has confirmed the news of his death in a statement.
He said: “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.
“Tony’s music touched people around the globe for decades.”
He added: “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.”
The band’s hit Our Love reached number six on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100 Chart in 1986 and is still widely known today.
His publicist added: “Tony Lewis’s legacy will live on forever through his beautiful family and his legendary music.
“The family requests their privacy during this difficult time.”
Tony’s cause of death is currently unknown.
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