"Wild Thing" Singer, Reg Presley of The Troggs, Dies of Cancer at 71
Reg Presley, lead singer of the Troggs, died Monday night at age 71. The Troggs, a band from Andover in southern England, were best known for their 1960s hits "Wild Thing," "Love Is All Around" (written by Presley) and "With a Girl Like You." Presley's publicist, Keith Altham, announced Monday night that Presley died after a bout with cancer. He died at his home in Andover, which is about 70 miles west of London.