Keith Flint was found dead in his house from Essex.
The Prodigy band said on Twitter:
“It is with deepest shock and sadness that we can confirm the death of our brother and best friend Keith Flint. A true pioneer, innovator and legend. He will be forever missed.We thank you for respecting the privacy of all concerned at this time.”
The Essex Police spokesperson said: “We were summoned to the address Monday morning at 08:10 because of concerns about a man’s condition. Unfortunately, the 49-year-old man was pronounced dead on the scene. Death is not treated as suspect. ”
Keith Flint has become a symbolic figure in British music in the 90’s due to his energetic performances and his distinctive physical appearance.
Prodigy is an English electronic music band that has featured songs such as “Firestarter”, “Breath”, “No Good”, “Out of Space” or “Voodoo People”.