LFO (American band)

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Also known asLyte Funkie Ones
OriginNew Bedford, Massachusetts, U.S.
Years active
  • 1995–2002
  • 2009–2010
  • 2017–2018
LabelsArista, J
MembersBrad Fischetti
Past member(s)Devin Lima
Rich Cronin
Brian Gillis

Lyte Funkie Ones (LFO) is an American pop band. It has vocalists Devin Lima (born March 18, 1977) and Brad Fischetti (born September 11, 1975).

Biography[change | change source]

The band was formerly a trio that also featured lead singer and primary songwriter Rich Cronin, and initially disbanded after his death in 2010, but Lima and Fischetti reunited LFO as a duo in 2017. Before Lima joined the group in 1999, the third member was Brian Gillis (known as "Brizz"), who was with the group from its start in 1995.

The band is best known for their hit songs "Summer Girls", "Girl on TV", and "Every Other Time". The band have sold over 4 million records worldwide.[1]

In October 2017, Devin Lima was diagnosed with stage four adrenal cancer and he had one kidney removed.[2] He died from the disease on November 21, 2018 at the age of 41.[3]

References[change | change source]

  1. "LFO – Chart History: Bubbling Under Hot 100". Billboard. Prometheus Global Media. Retrieved January 29, 2013.
  2. "LFO's Devin Lima has Stage 4 cancer" CNN.com, October 31, 2017.
  3. LFO's Devin Lima Dies at 41: Report

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