Davy Jones -'incredible human being'

Tributes are being paid to Manchester born lead singer of The Monkees Davy Jones who's died at the age of 66 following a heart attack.

Jones found fame as the frontman of the 60s group The Monkees, who had nine top 40 hits including I'm A Believer, Daydream Believer and Last Train To Clarksville.

All of his family, friends and fans mourn Davy's loss. We were fortunate to have such an incredible human being in our lives. Sadly, his time on Earth was cut far too short and he will be missed tremendously by all who knew him."

– Joseph Pacheco manager and brother-in-law

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Monkees star Jones dies

Davy Jones, the Manchester born star of The Monkees has died.