WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) -- Davy Jones, the lead singer of the 1960s group the Monkees, died of a massive heart attack today in Florida, his spokeswoman said. He was 66.
Jones rose to fame in 1965 when he joined The Monkees, a British popular rock group formed for a U.S. television show. Jones sang lead vocals on songs like "I Wanna Be Free" and "Daydream Believer."
Jones played the Bear's Den at the Seneca Niagara Casino in Niagara Falls on April 30, 2010. Here is News Contributing Reviewer Joe Sweeney's review.
Here are a couple of images from News Staff Photographer Robert Kirkham, including one from Jones' entrance in a Maid of the Mist poncho: