Singer Tom Petty Has Died

Singer Tom Petty Has Died
Andrew Lowth
Andrew Lowth

3 Oct 2017

It's been announced American singer Tom Petty has died.

The family of the 66-year-old released a statement on his Twitter account early this morning, after mixed reports overnight.

He was playing three nights in Hollywood as part of a 40th anniversary US tour with his band The Heartbreakers.

He's most famous for songs such as 'Learning To Fly', 'Running Down A Dream' and 'Free Fallin':