He was also known for his stint on Celebrity Big Brother.
Dead or Alive frontman Pete Burns has died of a heart attack at age 57, according to the singer’s Facebook page. The new wave group’s song ‘You Spin Me Round’ peaked no. 11 on the Billboard charts in 1985.
A statement reads: “It is with the greatest sadness that we have to break the tragic news that our beloved Pete Burns, died suddenly yesterday of a massive cardiac arrest… 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 the has left us with.”
Burns also appeared on Celebrity Big Brother and was famous for his obsession with plastic surgery.