Almond Moved Out Of Intensive Care

Singer Marc Almond, who was badly injured in a motorcycle crash earlier this month, is recovering in a London hospital and has been moved out of intensive care.

Singer Marc Almond, who was badly injured in a motorcycle crash earlier this month, is recovering in a London hospital and has been moved out of intensive care. The Royal London Hospital said the singer was "continuing with his recovery."

Almond, who scored a worldwide hit in 1981 with "Tainted Love" as part of British duo Soft Cell, was the passenger on a bike that collided with a car near St. Paul's Cathedral in central London. He suffered severe injuries after he was thrown into the road. The driver of the motorcycle was also hospitalized.

"His family have passed on to him the overwhelming amount of good wishes which have been received and Marc is aware of all the messages of love and support," reads a post on Almond's official Web site. "He still has a long way to go in his recovery and his family have asked that his privacy continue to be respected. They would also like to thank the staff at the hospital for their work in aiding his recovery so far."


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