Ronnie Biggs Dies – Former Sex Pistols Singer Bails Out
it was one of Malcolm Mcclaren’s more controversial scams – getting great train robber Ronnie Biggs to sing with the post Rotten Sex Pistols. The resulting top 10 hit was actually a good, if tasteless. rock n roll tune sung in a yobbish manner by Biggs in Brazil where he was on the run.
Finally returning to the UK after years on the run Biggs died in jail.