Who is Keith Flint?

Keith Flint was an English singer, dancer, and motorcycle racer.  He is one of the legendary singers of The UK known for his punk style and distinctive fire starter hairstyle.  He was a founding member of the electronic dance act "The Prodigy". He was also the lead singer of his own band, Flint. He was the owner of a motorcycle racing team "Team Traction Control" which won four Isle of Man TT races across 2015 and 2016. His Instagram account is @keithflintofficial and has 25.1K followers. His Youtube account is The Prodigy and has 856K subscribers. 

Famous For 

  • He is well-known as a member of the English electronic dance act "The Prodigy". 
  • He is also known for the lead singer of his own band "Flint".

Early Life of Keith Flint 

Keith Flint was born on 17 September 1969 in  Redbridge, London, England. His birth name is Keith Charles Flint.  He holds British nationality and belongs to White ethnicity. His Zodiac sign is Virgo. His father's name is Clive Flint and his mother's name is  Yvonne Flint. He was initially raised in East London but in the mid-1970s his parents moved out to a quiet suburban cul-de-sac in Springfield, Essex. His childhood was described as unhappy and he feuded with his parents, who parted when he was young. He attended the Boswells School in Chelmsford and moved to Braintree after leaving school. 

Keith Flint Music Career 

  • Keith Flint began his career as a stage dancer at local rave club the Barn in Braintree, Essex. Flint, DJ Howlett, and Flint's friend Thornhill were joined by vocalist MC Maxim Reality and together they formed an electronic dance act called "The Prodigy". The Prodigy's debut album "Experience" was released in 1992. 
  • From the year 1996, Flint started to performed vocals for the Prodigys and performed vocal for the first time on the Prodigy's hit single "Firestarter".
  • The Prodigy album Invaders Must Die was released on 23 February 2009 and featured vocals by Flint on multiple tracks. Flint released a single titled "War" with dubstep artist Caspa in 2012. 
  • The Prodigy's latest studio album was "No Tourists" released on 2 November 2018. It is their fourth and final studio album featuring Keith Flint's vocal performance and co-writing prior to his death in March 2019. 

Personal Life of Keith Flint 

Keith Flint was married to Japanese DJ Mayumi Kai who performed as DJ Gedo Super Mega Bitch in 2006.  The couple was reported to be separated at the time of Flint's death in March 2019. Before marrying  Mayumi Kai  Keith dated television presenter Gail Porter but get split in 2001. 

Body Measurement of Keith Flint 

Keith Flint was a punk-looking guy with a well-maintained body physique.  His height was 5 ft 7 inches tall and weight was 68 Kg. He had a straight sexual orientation. His eye color was  Brown and hair color was Light Brown.

Net Worth of Keith Flint 

At the time of his death in March 2019, the net worth of Keith Flint was estimated to be US$ 15 million and used to earn an average salary of $517,241 per year. His primary income was his singing career. He also used to earn through Youtube, World Tours, and Concerts.  In 2014, he bought and renovated the Leather Bottle pub in Pleshey, Essex, and became a popular landlord. He was an owner of a  manor house near Dunmow, Essex. 

Keith Flint Dies at the age of 49 Committing Suicide

On 4 March 2019, just after 8:10 am, Essex Police were called to Flint's home in North End, near Great Dunmow, Essex, in response to concerns for his welfare. Flint was pronounced dead at the scene, and the police did not treat the death as suspicious. It was later confirmed at an inquest into his death he had died as a result of hanging. It was established by the coroner's inquest on 8 May 2019 that there was insufficient evidence to conclude a suicide verdict in relation to Flint's death.

 10 Real facts About Keith Flint 

1. Flint was a keen motorcyclist.

2.  He owned a motorcycle racing team "Team Traction Control" which won four Isle of Man TT races across 2015 and 2016. 

3. He also competed in the British Supersport Championship.

4.  Flint was a bright boy with dyslexia and was disruptive in class.

5. He was expelled from school at the age of 15

6. Flint initially worked as a roofer. 

7. He embraced the acid house scene of the late 1980s.

8.  Flint was a childhood fan of the English rock punk band "the Jam".

9.  In the late 1980s, he listened to bands like "Siouxsie and the Banshees".

10.  Flint was a lover of animals and was an enthusiastic twitcher.