CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) - Chuck Mosley passed away Thursday at the age of 57.
The former "Faith No More" singer succumbed to drug abuse, according to a statement released by his family:
Mosley, an L.A. native who moved to Cleveland 20 years ago, helped bring California funk metal in to the mainstream with the release of the band's first two albums, 1985's We Care A Lot and 1987's Introduce Yourself.
Mosley left Faith No More in the late 80s and continued to play and record music through the years.
The following tribute was posted to his record company's Facebook page shortly after his death was reported: