The lead singer from Motörhead has passed away...

FOX's Michelle Pollino reports:

Lemmy Kilmister from Motörhead has died at the age of 70. The news was first reported by Sirius XM's Eddie Trunk from Hair Nation on Twitter.

TMZ saying the singer and bassist passed away just after 4 Monday after battling serious health issues, which forced him to change his alcohol and tobacco habits.

Lemmy was credited for started the mutton chops craze back in the 70's. Just last month Motorhead's original drummer Phil Taylor died after a long illness.

Michelle Pollino, FOX News.