Tom Parker of The Wanted visits SiriusXM Studios on May 31, 2013, in New York City. (Robin Marchant/Getty Images) Tom Parker of the band The Wanted has died.
He was 33.Parker's wife, Kelsey Hardwick Parker, confirmed the news on her Instagram account on Wednesday."It is with the heaviest of hearts that we confirm Tom passed away peacefully earlier today with all of his family by his side," Kelsey's caption begins."Our hearts are broken, Tom was the centre of our world and we can’t imagine life without his infectious smile and energetic presence.
We are truly thankful for the outpouring of love and support and ask that we all unite to ensure Tom’s light continues to shine for his beautiful children," her post continues.Singers Jay McGuiness, Nathan Sykes, Max George, Siva Kaneswaran and Tom Parker of The Wanted pose during the 39th Annual People's Choice Awards on Jan.
9, 2013, in Los Angeles, California. (Christopher Polk/Getty Images for PCA) FOO FIGHTERS CANCEL TOUR FOLLOWING TAYLOR HAWKINS DEATH: ‘LET’S TAKE THIS TIME TO GRIEVE’"Thank you to everyone who has supported in his care throughout, he fought until the very end.