The Scottish pop artist and former member of the Bay City Rollers; has passed away at the age of 65.
The artist’s family took to Twitter to share the news. “It is with profound sadness that we announce the death of our beloved husband and father Leslie Richard McKeown,” the family wrote. “Leslie died suddenly at home on Tuesday, April 20, 2021. We are currently making arrangements for his funeral and ask for privacy after the shock of our profound loss.”
The pop-rock band, Bay City Rollers, was extremely famous during the ’70s where their projects have made it to the Billboard top 200.
His legacy will forever be alive among us. Our deepest sympathies to his family and friends.
Below is the official announcement:
— Les McKeown (@LesMcKeownUK) April 22, 2021