Presley passed away Monday (Feb. 4), his agent Keith Altham announced on Facebook. The singer was 71. He lost his year-long struggle with lung cancer.
"My dear old pal Reg Presley of The Troggs died today," writes Altham. "[He was] surrounded by family and friends at his home in Andover following a succession of recent strokes and a losing battle with cancer. He was one very real person in a sometimes very unreal world. Our thoughts are with his wife Brenda and the family and those legion of fans who loved his music and his band. I will miss him hugely."
The Troggs were part of the British invasion music phenomenon in the 1960s, rocketing to