Taylor Hawkins dies; ‘Because of You’ Singer Keith Martin Found Dead in QC Condominium

Fifty-years old Foo Fighter drummer, Taylor Hawkins, died in his hotel room in Bogotá on Friday night before their scheduled performance in the city.

The attorney general of Colombia made a statement on Saturday, March 26, stating that Hawkins’s system had ten different substances the moment he died. 

Based on the statement, marijuana, opioids, tricyclic antidepressants, and benzodiazepines are the identified drugs from the performed test of the urine toxicology.

There are still no announcements about the exact cause of Hawkins’s death.



According to the local health officials, Bogotá’s emergency regulatory center had a report concerning a patient complaining of chest pain on Friday night. 

Respective resuscitation maneuvers were the immediate response of the health officials. However, they were unsuccessful in reviving the patient.

There was a pouring tribute for Hawkins on social media, from Miley Cyrus to Smashing Pumpkins to Ozzy Osbourne.

Keith Martin: ‘Because of You’ Singer Found Dead in QC Condo

Keith Martin, an American R&B singer-songwriter and the artist behind the hit song ‘Because of You,’ died at the age of 57.




According to the police report, Martin died and was found dead at his condominium unit in Quezon City on Friday, March 25.

Quezon City Police District Eastwood Police Station stated that they had complaints from the residents in the condominium for concern about a strong odor coming from one of the units on the 6th floor of the building.

Witnesses from the scene said Martin’s body was inside his unit lying in his bed. Authorities say they are still investigating the cause of his death.

Martin’s local friends and celebrities, Daryl Ong, Kyla, Kris Lawrence, and Filipino actress Sheree Vidal Bautista, paid tribute to the artist on social media.

Kyla made a tweet in her Twitter account as her tribute to Martin with a caption,

“In shock and in disbelief.. You will be missed, Keith Martin.. Thank you for the inspiration. You will leave a legacy of great music that is timeless and will always be remebered..”

In shock and in disbelief.. You will be missed, Keith Martin.. Thank you for the inspiration. You will leave a legacy of great music that is timeless and will always be remebered..

— Kyla (@kylaessentials) March 25, 2022

– WhatALife!

Source: (cbsnews.com), (cnnphilippines.com)


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Jeraiza is a writer of Syntactics Inc. in Cagayan de Oro City. She writes for all sorts of topic to provide the right information and to keep the readers updated with the trends. A fan of all things classic, a typical bookworm with books gathering dust, and a fiction writer on weekends.

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