“One of the authentic teams to return out of England, ever” – Sir Elton John pays tribute to Keith Flint

“What a seminal group they’re”

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Keith Flint and Elton John

Sir Elton John has paid tribute to Keith Flint, the frontman of The Prodigy who died final week aged 47.

John spoke throughout the preview to his weekly radio present on Beats One, which airs tomorrow at 5pm GMT.

“I’m opening the present [with Firestarter] to pay tribute to Keith Flint, who handed away final weekend,” John stated. “What a disgrace. What a seminal document, what a seminal group they’re or have been.”

“I don’t know in the event that they’ll proceed, however after I first heard that and noticed the video I simply thought, ‘wow, what is that this…’ Such a tragedy. My condolences to Keith’s household and the band. They’re one of the authentic teams to return out of England, ever.”

Keith Flint live

Keith Flint performs dwell

Earlier this week it was confirmed that Flint had died because of hanging.  Elton joins the likes of John Lydon, Faithless, James Blunt, Stereophonics, and a whole bunch of followers to pay tribute to the long-lasting vocalist.

Flint was discovered useless at his Essex residence final Monday (March four). The surviving bandmates paid remembered Flint as “a real pioneer, innovator and legend”, earlier than Liam Hewlett revealed that he had taken his personal life.

Over the weekend, in addition they thanked followers for his or her continued assist and tributes. The band have additionally cancelled all of their upcoming scheduled tour dates, with Emily Eavis revealing that the band have been booked to play Glastonbury 2019.

In the meantime, followers have launched a marketing campaign to get their music ‘Firestarter’ to Quantity One and lift consciousness for psychological well being and suicide assist.

For assist and recommendation on psychological well being:

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