Marc Almond, lead singer of 80’s band Soft Cell, is reported to be in stable but critical condition following a motorcycle accident in London over the weekend. Almond was a passenger on a motorcycle when they collided with a car on Sunday around 4pm.
The driver of the motorcycle is said to be in serious condition. Almond required surgery for his injuries and is now being monitored in an intensive care unit at The Royal London Hospital.
Soft Cell was best known for their song "Tainted Love" which was the best selling single of 1981 in the UK and 10th best selling in the US. Colleagues from the music industry have sent their best wishes. The family has requested privacy at this time.