Singer-songwriter who was frontwoman of the goth rock band Siouxsie and the Banshees and sang hits like "Happy House" and "Kiss Them for Me."
She dropped out of high school when she was seventeen and used to go to gay discos.
Her solo album MantaRay was in the top fifty on the UK charts.
She married Peter Edward "Budgie" Clarke.
She sang a duet with Morrissey in 1994 called "Interlude."