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Les McKeown Remembered In Tributes Following Bay City Rollers Singer's Death, Aged 65

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Tributes have been paid to Bay City Rollers singer Les McKeown, following his death at the age of 65.

News that the Scottish pop vocalist had died “suddenly” earlier in the week broke on Thursday evening.

His family said in a statement: “It is with profound sadness that we announce the death of our beloved husband and father Leslie Richard McKeown. Leslie died suddenly at home on Tuesday 20 April 2021.

“We are currently making arrangements for his funeral and ask for privacy after the shock of our profound loss. Thank you. Keiko and Jubei McKeown.”

The current Bay City Rollers line-up led the tributes, with a message on the their Facebook page saying: “We are saddened by the news of Leslie McKeown’s death. Our thoughts and prayers are with his wife Peko and his son Jubei, their family and friends. Rest In Peace, Leslie.”

Many other tributes to Les were paid online...

RIPLesMcKeown Bay City Rollers frontman he was part of the music scene when I was growing up & I remember........

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