Prodigy fans are sharing sweet, funny and surprising Keith Flint memories

“He mainly talked about a pond he was digging in his garden"

The Prodigy fans are trading anecdotes about the group’s lead vocalist Keith Flint, following the sad news that the dance music icon has died.

The frontman was found dead at his home in Essex today (Monday March 4). “It is with deepest shock and sadness that we can confirm the death of our brother and best friend Keith Flint,” said The Prodigy’s Liam Howlett and Maxim Reality in a statement.

“A true pioneer, innovator and legend. He will be forever missed. We thank you for respecting the privacy of all concerned at this time.” In an Instagram post, Howlett added: “The news is true. I can’t believe I’m saying this but our brother Keith took his own life over the weekend. I’m shell shocked, fuckin angry, confused and heart broken.”

Today, fans are remembering Keith Flint, sharing their chance encounters with the frontman, and the sometimes surprising ways in which his music has changed their lives.