Jani Lane was the brains behind the feel-good 90′s song ‘Cherry Pie,’ and was found dead yesterday, Aug. 11.
The lead singer and song writer for the glam metal band Warrant, Jani Lang died yesterday. He was only 47.
His band mates released a joint statement on their website: “We are deeply saddened to hear the news of Jani’s passing. Our thoughts and prayers go out to his family.”
“Jani was a very important part of our lives for a long time. We will always be incredibly proud of the music we created together.”
According to TMZ, Warrant will pay tribute to Jani at their concert tonight (Aug. 12) in North Dakota.
TMZ is also reporting that vodka and prescription meds were found in the Comfort Inn hotel room in California where he died.