Christine McVie

Christine McVie, Fleetwood Mac singer-songwriter, dies aged 79

A Tribute to Fleetwood Mac’s Christine McVie

The British singer-songwriter was behind hits including Little Lies, Everywhere, Don't Stop, Say You Love Me and Songbird

She died peacefully at a hospital in the company of her family, a statement said

Born Christine Perfect, McVie married Fleetwood Mac bassist John McVie, and joined the group at the start of the 1970s

McVie was one of eight members of the band inducted into the Rock 'n' Roll Hall of Fame in 1998

McVie left Fleetwood Mac after 28 years in 1998 but returned in 2014

Fleetwood Mac became one of the world's best known rock bands in the 1970s and '80s

Christine McVie was an essential member of the complicated cast of characters that made up one of the greatest bands ever