The keyboard player of the Uriah Heep band, Ken Hensley, has died at the age of 75 and his family confirmed the news.
His brother also shared the heartbreaking news on Thursday in a Facebook post; Trevor wrote: “I am writing this with a heavy heart to let you know that my brother Ken Hensley passed away peacefully on Wednesday evening.”
“His beautiful wife Monica was at his side and comforted Ken in his last few minutes with us.”
“We are all devastated by this tragic and incredibly unexpected loss and ask that you please give us some space and time to come to terms with it.”
“Ken will be cremated in a private ceremony in Spain so please don’t ask for information about a funeral.”
“Ken has gone but he will never be forgotten and will always be in our hearts.”
“Stay safe out there.”
The keyboard player was born on 24th August in 1945, and his full name was Kenneth William, David Hensley.