Thursday, March 1, 2012

Monkees singer Davy Jones dead at 66

The lead singer of The Monkees, Davy Jones, has died morning in Florida, USA due to heart attack. He was 66.

Jones was visiting his horses in his ranch in Florida when he began to experience distress and had trouble breathing. He was taken to a nearby hospital where he was pronounced dead, according to a report from TMZ.

Jones joined The Monkees in 1965 along with members Micky Dolenz, Michael Nesmith and Peter Tork. Some of their hugely popular songs include number 1 hits  "Daydream Believer," "Last Train to Clarksville" and "I'm a Believer."

Jones is the only British member of The Monkees.

Check out Billboard's number 1 song of 1966, composed by Neil Diamond, and performed by The Monkees. Davy is the best tambourine player ever!

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