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Tom Parker's bandmates have addressed the loss of the singer, after the news The Wanted star had died aged 33.
Sharing the heartbreaking news, Tom's wife Kelsey said: "It is with the heaviest of hearts that we confirm Tom passed away peacefully earlier today with all of his family by his side.
"Our hearts are broken, Tom was the centre of our world and we can't imagine life without his infectious smile and energetic presence of him.
"We are truly thankful for the outpouring of love and support and ask that we all unite to ensure Tom's light continues to shine for his beautiful children. Thank you to everyone who has supported him in his care throughout, he fought until the very end. I'm forever proud of you."
Following the devastating announcement, his bandmates have taken to social media to pay tribute to the Glad You Came singer.
Siva Kaneswaran wrote: "Hey Tom, I hope you're having a blast up there. I am so grateful that I had a chance to witness your true courage. It has been a pleasure of my life Tommy Boy. Thank you for letting us see you light up the world. Talk to you soon and see you later. Love you brother."
While his Lost and Found bandmate and best friend, Ollie Marland added: "Tom, as I’m sat here writing this full of emotion, I’m also reminiscing on all the amazing things we've done & amazing times we've had, you really have been one of the most influential and best people in my life, without you I wouldn’t have got back into music after giving up and feeling at rock bottom.
"I wouldn’t of met RuthAnne without you which inevitably means I wouldn’t have my beautiful daughter Lily-Mae, you really have made such an impact on my life and a mark that will stay with me forever, so thank you my boy, I can’t wait to see you again, I’ll miss you like crazy, rest easy my bro & I hope I do you proud moving forward, see you again bro."
Other showbiz stars have commented on the bandmate's post, with Capital radio DJ Sonny Jay writing: "I’m so sorry"
Singer Ella Henderson also dropped a red love heart emoji in the comments.
On Siva's post, TOWIE star Bobby Norris added a series of heartbroken icons, which was followed by an influx of fans heartbroken messages.
While under wife Kelsey's post, reality star Nicola McLean wrote: "sending you love x"
And Union J's Josh Cuthbert added: "He was a true gentleman and a brilliant performer. So gutted for you Kelsey and your family. Sending you so much love and strength."
- Tom Parker
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