Graeme Edge dead: Moody Blues drummer dies aged 80

Graeme Edge’s death has been confirmed by his family via NewsNation. The late musician was a co-founding member of the group Moody Blues, whose hits included Go Now and Your Wildest Dreams. 

His case of death is currently unknown.

Tributes have flooded in for the late star on social media this evening.

Brigette Nason commented: “Dear Graeme Edge, you have brought us so much joy over the years.

“We will miss you. I pray that you find peace on your new journey. #moodyblues.”

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A fan of the band added: “My heart is broken… RIP #GraemeEdge of #TheMoodyBlues.”

Lisa Berigan tweeted: “Sad to hear the news about #GraemeEdge from the #MoodyBlues. RIP.”

The Moody Blues formed in Birmingham back in 1964.

The group’s most successful hits include; Go Now, Nights in White Satin, Tuesday Afternoon, Question, Gemini Dream, The Voice and Your Wildest Dreams.

They sold over 70 million albums worldwide.

In 2018, the five-piece were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.

In addition to his work with the Moody Blues, the drummer also fronted his own the Graeme Edge Band.

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