Spencer Davis Has Died, He Was 81

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Spencer Davis, founder and frontman of the Spencer Davis Group, has died at the age of 81.

Their first hit ‘Keep on Running’ knocked the Beatles off the No 1 spot in 1965 and their follow-up song, ‘Somebody Help Me’ managed to knock the Walker Brothers out of the top spot in 1966. The band managed seven British top 40 hits by 1967.