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Three years in three minutes, What does developing a Covid-19 vaccine look like? Independent Premium Comments can be posted by members of our membership scheme, Independent Premium. It said: "He fought & fought & fought, Roger was a fighter. 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The statement also said the band is “looking forward” to seeing their fans next spring for their rescheduled tour dates. Duncan Campbell Taken Ill We can confirm that our lead singer and brother Duncan Campbell was taken to hospital after suffering a stroke. He now tours under the name UB40 Featuring Ali, Astro & Mickey. What does developing a Covid-19 vaccine look like? What does developing a Covid-19 vaccine look like? US Election 2020: Americans choose between Trump and Biden, Vienna shooting: Austria hunts suspects after 'Islamist terror' attack. VideoWell, that was wild. Three years in three minutes. Musician and activist Billy Bragg paid tribute to the musician, who played in bands with members of The Specials and Dexys Midnight Runners during his nearly 40-year career. Three years in three minutes, In pictures: Trump and Biden through the years. Want to bookmark your favourite articles and stories to read or reference later? Despite health challenges, Charlery released an album, Public Confidential, in January and finished a memoir. The Birmingham-born singer died on Tuesday at home surrounded by family, according to a statement on The Beat's website. "Sadly Roger passed away a few hours ago peacefully at his home surrounded by family. / Is Dead ? After Duncan joined the band, Ali said that seeing his brother perform as part of UB40 “[made his] skin crawl”. © 2020 BBC. See you in 2021!’. US voters deliver verdict after bitter race, .css-gw44ni-IconContainer{display:inline-block;height:1em;width:1em;vertical-align:-0.125em;margin-right:0.25em;}playWell, that was wild. RIP ROGER!". UB40 singer Duncan Campbell has been hospitalised after suffering a stroke. The group announced the news, but reassured fans that he is “up and about”. 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You can find our Community Guidelines in full here. UB40 formed in Birmingham in 1978, naming themselves after a form used by people to claim unemployment benefits at the time. The statement read: “We can confirm that our lead singer and brother Duncan Campbell was taken to hospital after suffering a stroke. Our journalists will try to respond by joining the threads when they can to create a true meeting of independent Premium. US election 2020 polls: Who is ahead - Trump or Biden? ... James Bond actor Sir Sean Connery dies aged 90. Please be respectful when making a comment and adhere to our Community Guidelines. House Rules and a baby boy: Everything we know about Harry Harris' life before The Bachelorette. Read about our approach to external linking. Create a commenting name to join the debate, There are no Independent Premium comments yet - be the first to add your thoughts, There are no comments yet - be the first to add your thoughts. Video. Ali Campbell has gone on to tour as part of separate group UB40 featuring Ali, Astro & Mickey. And flights of angels sing thee to thy rest". Are you sure you want to delete this comment? US Election 2020: When will we get a result and could it be contested? You can also choose to be emailed when someone replies to your comment. Condolences to his family.". VideoWhat does developing a Covid-19 vaccine look like? Duncan Campbell Death ? Please continue to respect all commenters and create constructive debates. “While we can report that he is already up and about, we ask fans to respect Duncan and the family’s privacy as he works his way back to what we all hope will be a strong and speedy recovery.". Matt Hoy, a touring vocalist with UB40, sent his condolences to Charlery's family.

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