Chas Hodges Dead: Chas And Dave Star Dies, Aged 74

Matt Bagwell

Chas and Dave singer Chas Hodges has died, a tweet from the musical duo’s Twitter account has announced.

Chas Hodges (1943-2018)

The statement issued on Saturday afternoon reads: “It is with tremendous sadness that we announce the passing of our very own Chas Hodges.

“Despite receiving successful treatment for oesophageal cancer recently, Chas suffered organ failure and passed away peacefully in his sleep in the early hours of this morning.”

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