Actor and Singer Alvin Stardust has died at the age of 72 after suffering from metastatic prostate cancer his manager announced today.
Stardust had recently been diagnosed with metastatic prostate cancer and died at home with his wife Julie Paton and family around him.
The singer - real name Bernard Jewry - started out in the music business in the 1960s but became a huge star on the back of the 1970s glam rock craze.
Stardust, whose career spans over half a century, is best known for singles My Coo Ca Choo, Jealous Mind and I Feel Like Buddy Holly. May his soul RIP