Michael Kelland John Hutchence (22 January 1960 – 22 November 1997) was an Australian recording artist and actor. He was best known as being one of the founding members and lead singer of the rock band INXS.
|Birth name||Michael Kelland John Hutchence|
|Born||22 January 1960|
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, U.S.
|Died||22 November 1997 (aged 37)|
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
|Genres||Rock, Alternative rock, New Wave|
|Occupation(s)||Musician, songwriter, actor|
In July 1996, Paula Yates gave birth to their daughter.
Hutchence was found dead by a hotel maid in his hotel room at the Ritz-Carlton hotel in Double Bay, Sydney on 22 November 1997. He committed suicide by hanging himself with his snake skin belt. Hutchence had been a drug user and was using drugs just before his death.