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Bristol-born musician Tricky, 51, real name Adrian Nicholas Matthews Thaws, announced yesterday that Mazy Mina Topley-Bird died on May 8. Pictured, Tricky on the podium in 2016

Former Massive Attack star Tricky reveals his daughter Mazy Mina Topley-Bird died at the age of 24 because he admits he's through the loss & # 39; as if he's in a world that doesn't exist & # 39;

  • Massive Attack star Tricky, 51, revealed that his daughter died at the age of 24
  • He paid tribute to & # 39; awesome & # 39; Mazy Mina Topley-Bird in a moving Facebook post
  • Granted the devastating loss makes him feel that & # 39; nothing will ever be the same again & # 39;
  • The proud father has shared a series of photos of his daughter all her life
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Former Massive Attack star Tricky revealed that his daughter died at the age of 24.

Bristol-born musician, 51, announced on Facebook yesterday that Mazy Mina Topley-Bird died on May 8.

In a moving post the devastated father, real name Adrian Nicholas Matthews Doezelt, tells how he is lame with sorrow, says that his & # 39; soul feels empty & # 39; and that he & # 39; knows that nothing will ever be the same again & # 39 ;.

& # 39; I thought I knew what loss was, but now that my daughter is gone, I realize I had no idea what it was, & # 39; he wrote. & # 39; It feels like I am in a world that does not exist. & # 39;

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The announcement was accompanied by an album with photos & # 39; s from Mazy Mina throughout her life. Her cause of death is unknown.

Bristol-born musician Tricky, 51, real name Adrian Nicholas Matthews Thaws, announced yesterday that Mazy Mina Topley-Bird died on May 8. Pictured, Tricky on the podium in 2016

Bristol-born musician Tricky, 51, real name Adrian Nicholas Matthews Thaws, announced yesterday that Mazy Mina Topley-Bird died on May 8. Pictured, Tricky on the podium in 2016

In a moving Facebook post, the father explained how he is crippled with sorrow, saying that his & # 39; soul feels empty & # 39; and that he & # 39; knows that nothing will ever be the same again & # 39 ;. Pictured, Mazy Mina

In a moving Facebook post, the father explained how he is crippled with sorrow, saying that his & # 39; soul feels empty & # 39; and that he & # 39; knows that nothing will ever be the same again & # 39 ;. Pictured, Mazy Mina

In a moving Facebook post, the father explained how he is crippled with sorrow, saying that his & # 39; soul feels empty & # 39; and that he & # 39; knows that nothing will ever be the same again & # 39 ;. Pictured, Mazy Mina

The destroyed father shared a series of images of Mazy Mina, depicted as a newborn baby

The destroyed father shared a series of images of Mazy Mina, depicted as a newborn baby

The destroyed father shared a series of images of Mazy Mina, depicted as a newborn baby

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Tricky was praised as an early Massive Attack employee and raps on their debut album Blue Line. He later established himself as a solo artist.

In 1994 he welcomed daughter Mazy Mina with singer Martina Topley-Bird, now 44, with whom he enjoyed a long-term creative partnership.

The parents shared individual messages about the loss of their daughter yesterday.

Tricky wrote: & # 39; Mazy Mina, my daughter, had two names – some people called her Mazy, some people called her Mina.

The announcement, pictured, was accompanied throughout her life by an album of photos by Mazy Mina. Her cause of death is unknown

The announcement, pictured, was accompanied throughout her life by an album of photos by Mazy Mina. Her cause of death is unknown

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The announcement, pictured, was accompanied throughout her life by an album of photos by Mazy Mina. Her cause of death is unknown

In 1994 he welcomed daughter Mazy Mina with singer Martina Topley-Bird, now 44, with whom he enjoyed a long-term creative partnership. They are seen together in 2014

In 1994 he welcomed daughter Mazy Mina with singer Martina Topley-Bird, now 44, with whom he enjoyed a long-term creative partnership. They are seen together in 2014

In 1994 he welcomed daughter Mazy Mina with singer Martina Topley-Bird, now 44, with whom he enjoyed a long-term creative partnership. They are seen together in 2014

& # 39; She had a great talent for singing and songwriting; songs that are finished and heard.

& # 39; Your words and songs will live on, I'll make sure they do. I haven't had the power to even look at a picture of you – people will hear your voice and songs.

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Tricky signed the public message & # 39; all my heart – what's left of it & # 39 ;. I love you, Mazy Mina, dad. & # 39;

The post was finished by Martina, who added: & dear darling, life will not be the same without you. & # 39;

Tricky also shared a link to a song from 2013 that was written and performed by his daughter.

The post was completed by Martina, pictured, who added: & dear darling, life will not be the same without you. & # 39; Martina is seen in 2014 during a Massive Attack concert in Iceland
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The post was completed by Martina, pictured, who added: & dear darling, life will not be the same without you. & # 39; Martina is seen in 2014 during a Massive Attack concert in Iceland

The post was completed by Martina, pictured, who added: & dear darling, life will not be the same without you. & # 39; Martina is seen in 2014 during a Massive Attack concert in Iceland

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