The former frontman of U.K hard-rock band Bad Company, Brian Howe, has passed away from a heart attack in his Florida home at the age of 66.


Ted Nugent worked with Brian Howe for years before Bad Company hired Howe in 1986 to replace lead singer Paul Rodgers.


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Music Tonight RIP Brian Howe ???? My Fav AOR singer along with Lou Gramm #GoneTooSoon #WeaRecords #BadCompany #AOR #BrianHowe

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Bad Company recorded many popular albums between 1986 to 1994 with Brian Howe, the peak being their Holy Water album in 1990, which sold more than a million copies.

Howe is survived by a son, two daughters and three grandchildren. R.I.P