In huge breaking news across the dance music community one of the scenes most recognisable faces and a key part of one of the most enduring dance groups The Prodigy has sadly passed away.

Keith Flint (49), who was renowned for his unique Punk infused styles and powerful and sinister vocals on hits including Firestarter and Breathe was sadly found dead at his home in Dunmow, Essex, on Monday morning.

This information will come as a shock to everybody especially those loyal fans who just saw the trio perform to sell out crowds across Australia. It will also be extra sad for all those fans who were going to enjoy the group on their US tour.

Currently, Police are not identifying the death as suspicious but details are presently thin on the ground.

Update: It has been reported by Mixmag that although there is no official report as yet, the cause of death is being attributed to suicide.

The team at Fresh are greatly saddened by this news and send our best wishes to his family and Liam, Maxim and all the previous members of the Prodigy.