S Membership 7’s Paul Cattermole has died on the age of 46.
The singer, whose reason behind dying is at the moment unknown, was discovered useless on Thursday afternoon at his residence in Dorset.
His sudden dying comes simply weeks after the group introduced it was occurring a major reunion tour.
A press release from his household and S Membership 7 mentioned: “It’s with nice unhappiness that we announce the sudden passing of our beloved son and brother Paul Cattermole.
“Paul was discovered yesterday, sixth April 2023 at his residence in Dorset and was pronounced useless later that afternoon.
“Whereas the reason for dying is at the moment unknown, Dorset Police has confirmed that there have been no suspicious circumstances.
“Paul’s household, buddies and fellow members of S Membership request privateness presently”.
A press release on the S Membership social media accounts mentioned: “We’re actually devastated by the passing of our brother Paul. There are not any phrases to explain the deep unhappiness and loss all of us really feel. We have been so fortunate to have had him in our lives and are grateful for the superb recollections we have now.
“He will likely be so deeply missed by every one in all us. We ask that you simply respect the privateness of his household and of the band presently.”
The band – made up of authentic members Rachel Stevens, Bradley McIntosh, Hannah Spearritt, Jo O’Meara, Jon Lee, Tina Barrett and Cattermole – was attributable to be reuniting in October for a twenty fifth anniversary tour of the UK and Eire.
Within the late Nineteen Nineties and early 2000s, the seven-piece pop group had hits together with Attain, Do not Cease Movin’ and Carry It All Again.
Created by former Spice Ladies supervisor Simon Fuller, the band have been collectively from 1998 till 2003, once they disbanded.
Throughout their 5 years collectively they produced 4 studio albums and topped the charts with singles together with By no means Had A Dream Come True and Have You Ever.
Following the band’s break-up, McIntosh, O’Meara and Cattermole turned members of the spin-off group S Membership Allstars, beforehand S Membership 3, with Barrett becoming a member of them in 2014.
In 2015 S Membership 7 reunited for his or her Carry It All Again tour, with Cattermole saying he used earnings from the tour to repay chapter money owed.
He had spoken brazenly concerning the monetary difficulties he had confronted after leaving the band, selling the Brit award he won for best newcomer for £66,000 on eBay in 2018, saying he had “payments to pay”.
Later talking concerning the sale of his Britannia statuette, he instructed NME he had struggled to seek out work after struggling a again damage which he mentioned he’d suffered whereas touring the UK with The Rocky Horror Image Present.