Fleetwood Mac star Christine McVie has died after a brief illness at the age of 79, her family has confirmed.
Anglo-American rock band, formed in London in 1967, have sold more than 100 million records worldwide, making them one of the most successful groups ever.
Their most popular songs include dream, Follow your own path and Everywhere.
A statement from her family said: “We are heartbroken to inform you of Christine’s death. She passed away peacefully at the hospital this morning, Wednesday, November 30, 2022, after a short illness.
“She is in the company of her family. We kindly ask that you respect the family’s privacy at this very sad time and we ask everyone to keep Christine in their hearts and remember the life of an extraordinary person, a respected musician loved by the whole world.”
Despite its tumultuous history, Fleetwood Mac became one of the most popular rock bands of the 1970s and 1980s, including Mick Fleetwood, Christine and John McVie, as well as Lindsey Buckingham and Stevie Nicks.
Probably their most famous album rumorreleased in 1977, became one of the best-selling albums of all time and included hits like Used news and You make love fun.
In addition to several multi-platinum tracks, the record has sold more than 40 million copies worldwide.
McVie’s death comes two years after Fleetwood Mac co-founder Peter Green died at the age of 73.
https://www.independent.ie/style/celebrity/celebrity-news/fleetwood-mac-star-christine-mcvie-dies-aged-79-42186553.html Fleetwood Mac star Christine McVie dies aged 79