Monkees Singer Davy Jones — Dead at 66 from Heart Attack


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9:55 AM PST
— A rep for Davy tells our sources the singer died from a heart attack this morning.
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Davy Jones — lead singer of The Monkees — has died … our sources has learned.

An official from the medical examiner”s office for Martin County, Florida confirmed with our sources they received a call from Martin Memorial Hospital informing them that Jones had passed away.

Jones is survived by his wife Jessica and 4 daughters from previous marriages. He was 66-years-old.

Jones joined The Monkees in 1965 … along with Micky Dolenz, Michael Nesmith and Peter Tork … and together they churned out a bunch of hits including, “Daydream Believer,” “Last Train to Clarksville” and “I”m a Believer.”

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The group was initially cast by TV producers who wanted to create a scripted series about an actual rock n” roll band.

Davy”s last performance was on February 19th in Oklahoma — the night before, he performed at BB King in NYC … and he looked totally fine.


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