AceNewsDesk – Ken Hensley, songwriter with 70s rock band Uriah Heep, dies aged 75 according to The Guardian on Thursday #AceDailyNews report

Multi-instrumentalist who helped bring keyboards into the world of hard rock had suffered a short illnessKen Hensley, the songwriter and multi-instrumentalist best known for his work with 70s rock band Uriah Heep, has died aged 75. His press representative said he had died “peacefully following a very short illness”.His Uriah Heep bandmate Mick Box said he was in “deep shock … Ken wrote some amazing songs in his tenure with the band, and they will remain a musical legacy that will be in people’s hearts forever.” His brother Trevor wrote on Facebook: “His beautiful wife Monica was at his side and comforted Ken in his last few minutes with us. We are all devastated by this tragic and incredibly unexpected loss.”

The Guardian news, [Nov 5, 2020 at 15:10]

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