Foo Fighters drummer Taylor Hawkins has passed away

Foo Fighters drummer Taylor Hawkins has passed away

Some sad news has just come out of Bogota with the Foo Fighters announcing the sad passing of Taylor Hawkins at the age of 50.

“The Foo Fighters family is devastated by the tragic and untimely loss of our beloved Taylor Hawkins,” the band said in a statement.

“His musical spirit and infectious laughter will live on with all of us forever.

“Our hearts go out to his wife, children and family, and we ask that their privacy be treated with the utmost respect in this unimaginably difficult time.”

The band were in Bogota, Columbia set to take the stage at Festival Estéreo when the announcement was made and candles now light the stage.

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