The rock singer Steve Marriott died at the age of 44. Here is all you want to know and more!
Biography - A Short Wiki
Frontman for Small Faces and for Humble Pie who was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame posthumously in 2012.
He wore glasses with no lenses to look more like his idol Buddy Holly.
He was killed after he fell asleep with a lit cigarette in his mouth, causing his house to catch on fire.
How did Steve Marriott die?
Marriott died on 20 April 1991 when a fire, which was thought to have been caused by a cigarette, swept through his 16th-century home in Arkesden, Essex.
"We owe America something because they turned us into a touring band. But at least we feel confident about appearing in Britain again now. Hyde park was the first time over here for ages."Steve Marriott
"People who got on their feet and freaked about were called idiot dancers. and nobody wants to be called an idiot dancer. But the whole idea of rock and roll is to get people off their arses - that's what it's about."Steve Marriott
"When we first went there we completely lacked confidence. Our manager told us our act was too long, and told us to drop certain numbers and concentrate on the exciting stuff. And he was right."Steve Marriott
"I reached the stage where I was afraid to wiggle my leg, but then I thought 'why shouldn't I?' It's what I do and now I know how to turn an audience on again."Steve Marriott