Rock and Pop Star Deaths in 2019

Keith Flint

Band: The Prodigy

Position: MC/vocalist

Died: Mar. 4

Cause of death: suicide

Age: 49

Distinctions: He and keyboardist Liam Howlett comprised the punky EDM duo. They had U.S. hits with "Firestarter" (No. 30, 1996) and "Smack My Bitch Up" (No. 89, 1997) and were nominated for two Grammy awards for The Fat of the Land (Best Alternative Music Performance) in 1998 and Always Outnumbered, Never Outgunned (Best Electronic/Dance Album) in 2005.

Steve Bloom

Steve Bloom

Publisher of, former editor of High Times and Freedom Leaf and co-author of Pot Culture and Reefer Movie Madness.