Terence Wilson, better known by his stage name Astro, one of the founding members of British reggae band, UB40, has died after a short illness.
He died aged 64.
Wilson, known by his stage name Astro, left the band in 2013 to perform with breakaway group “UB40 featuring Ali Campbell and Astro”.
Announcing his passing, his band in a late tweet on Saturday said; "We are absolutely devastated and completely heartbroken to have to tell you that our beloved Astro has today passed away after a very short illness.
"The world will never be the same without him"