Divinyls Lead Singer Chrissy Amphlett Dead at 53
Australian born Chrissy Amphlett, frontwoman of the Divinyls passed away Sunday at her home in New York City. Amphlett had been battling breast cancer along with multiple sclerosis.
“Christine Joy Amphlett succumbed to the effects of breast cancer and multiple sclerosis, diseases she vigorously fought with exceptional bravery and dignity,” stated her husband Charley Drayton.
The Divinyls biggest hit was the masturbatory opus, “I Touch Myself” which peaked at No. 4 on the US Billboard Charts and at #1 in her native Australia.
RIP Chrissy, you were a strong, brash, and talented, talented lady…..