Davy Jones, Manchester-born lead singer with 60s band The Monkees, has died aged 65.
His publicist said he had a massive heart attack and died at his home in Florida.
The band were famous for hits like Daydream Believer.
Early in his career Davy Jones had appeared on Coronation Street.
Davy Jones, The Manchester born star of The Monkees has died. He was sixty six.