Supergroup Singer Bassist John Wetton Of ASIA Uriah Heep King Crimson DEAD At 67

John Wetton, the singer and bassist who performed in many popular musical groups has died. He was 67. The talented musician played with acts including Family, Mogul Thrash, Uriah Heep, Roxy Music, Wishbone Ash and King Crimson.

The cause of death is said to be colon cancer. Wetton underwent surgery in 2015 to have an over 2-pound malignant mass removed from his abdomen. Wetton’s official website released the following statement on his passing:

Rock music legend John Wetton sadly passed away in the early hours of this morning, Tuesday 31st January 2017, after a long and courageous battle against colon cancer. Continue reading