Fountains Of Wayne Founder Dies of Coronavirus
The bass player, Adam Schlesinger (52) has died from complications after contracting coronavirus. He had been hospitalised for over a week before passing away. Fountains of Wayne were best known for their 2003 hit Stacey's Mom. Schlesinger won 3 Emmys and a Grammy in a distinguished career writing film score music after the band were dropped by Atlantic Records after their second album Utopia Parkway failed to dent the Billboard Top 200 chart. He leaves behind 2 daughters and an ex-wife having divorced in 2013.