The original drummer & cofounder of the group Autograph, Keni Richards had died, according to a social media post by guitarist Steve Lynch.
Lynch wrote on the band's Twitter page, “Very sad news today my friends. I just got confirmation that Keni Richards, our original drummer and co-founder of Autograph has passed away.
"He was the mighty force that was our backbone 1983-1988. We wish him a pleasant and peaceful journey. Our love and condolences to his family and friends. He will be missed greatly.”