Died keyboard player and vocalist of canadian indie rock group Walk Off the Earth Mike “the Bearded man” Taylor, the official group page in Facebook.
As reported by the members of the group, Taylor died “as a result of natural causes in his sleep.”
The musician is survived by two daughters, which, as the statement says, “he loved more than anything,” reports RIA Novosti.
The popularity of the group Walk off the Earth in 2012 brought a video with their cover song of Gotye’s “Somebody That I Used to Know”. Almost a month on YouTube it has been watched over 47 million times.
To date, the video has more than 180 million views. On new year’s eve the band had a scheduled concert in the canadian city of Niagara falls.