Christine McVie, a singer, songwriter, and keyboardist, was the biggest hitmaker for one of the 1970s and 80s most prominent musical acts, Fleetwood Mac. Her death was announced on Facebook by her family Wednesday.
“On behalf of Christine McVie’s family, it is with a heavy heart we are informing you of Christine’s death,” the shared statement says.
“She passed away peacefully at hospital this morning, Wednesday, November 30th 2022, following a short illness,” the family also shared. “She was in the company of her family. We kindly ask that you respect the family’s privacy at this extremely painful time, and we would like everyone to keep Christine in their hearts and remember the life of an incredible human being, and revered musician who was loved universally. RIP Christine McVie.”
Fleetwood Mac Also Released a Statement Following the Passing of Christine McVie.
In an additional statement, Fleetwood Mac wrote: “There are no words to describe our sadness at the passing of Christine McVie. She was truly one-of-a-kind, special and talented beyond measure. She was the best musician anyone could have in their band and the best friend anyone could have in their life. We were so lucky to have a life with her. Individually and together, we cherished Christine deeply and are thankful for the amazing memories we have. She will be so very missed.”
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The skilled songwriter was behind such hits as “Say You Love Me,” “You Make Lovin’ Fun,” and “Don’t Stop.”
She may have passed away but her legendary music will live on forever.
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