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Thu Nov 30, 2023, 08:08 AM Nov 2023

Shane MacGowan: Pogues singer dies aged 65 [View all]


Singer-songwriter and The Pogues frontman Shane MacGowan has died aged 65, following ill-health and a recent hospital stay after being diagnosed with encephalitis.
The musician, whose hits include 1988's Fairytale of New York and A Pair of Brown Eyes, had been unwell for some time.
MacGowan also had well-documented problems with drugs and alcohol.

So young, so sad

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RIP Ohio Joe Nov 2023 #1
A beautiful voice and talented writer. Rest in Peace. mia Dec 2023 #2
Yes malaise Dec 2023 #3
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