BREAKING NEWS: Singer Nick Cave announces death of son

BREAKING NEWS: Singer Nick Cave announces death of son Credit: Twitter @nickcave

On Monday, May, 9, Nick Cave announced the death of his 30-year-old son Jethro Lazenby.

“With much sadness, I can confirm that my son, Jethro, has passed away. We would be grateful for family privacy at this time,” announced Nick Cave in a statement.

Born in 1991 in Melbourne, Nick Cave’s son Jethro Lazenby was a model, actor and photographer, who had just been released from Melbourne Remand Centre on bail, on Thursday, 5, May, following allegations of substance abuse.

In 2018 he spent time in jail for violently attacking a former girlfriend on various occasions, with his lawyer Sean Ghattas claiming that Lazenby had been diagnosed with schizophrenia.

The news of Nick Cave’s son’s death comes after his 15-year-old son Arthur died after falling from a cliff in Brighton, seven years ago.

The 64-year-old singer is best known for being the frontman of “Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds” a band he formed in 1983 alongside Mick Harvey and Blixa Bargeld, known for hits such as “Deanna”, “Nobody’s baby” and “Red Right Hand”, the latter being used as the theme song for hit TV show Peaky Blinders.

The Australian Rock Singer has also collaborated with huge household celebrity names such as Johnny Cash, Debbie Harry,Shane MacGowan and Kylie Minogue amongst many others.

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