Malcolm McLaren dies at 64

Colorful former manager of the Sex Pistols had been ill with cancer

Published April 8, 2010 7:37PM (EDT)

The British agent for former Sex Pistols manager Malcolm McLaren says the music impresario has died in New York. He was 64.

Les Molloy says McLaren had been suffering from cancer for some time and died Thursday.

The multitalented McLaren rose to fame as the colorful manager of seminal punk band The Sex Pistols.

The art college dropout is also known for his famous "Let It Rock" clothes shop he opened on London's Kings Road with Vivienne Westwood.

By Associated Press

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