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Type O Negative’s Peter Steele Dies of Heart Failure

Peter Steele, singer and bassist of Brooklyn heavy-metal band Type O Negative, has died at the age of 48 of heart failure, according to his band manager. Steele formed the band in the early nineties and they went on to release seven albums, the most recent being 2007’s Dead Again. [Music Mix/EW]

Photo: Ville Myllynen/AFP