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Taylor Hawkins’ heart weighed double that of an average man: report

Foo Fighters drummer Taylor Hawkins, who died Friday in Colombia, had a coronary heart that weighed double the typical for males his age, based on a brand new report.

Forensic specialists throughout an examination discovered Hawkins coronary heart weighed “at the very least 600 grams,” double the typical of 300 to 350 grams, the Daily Mail reported Sunday.

Hawkins, 50, was discovered useless Friday in a lodge room on the 4 Seasons Casa Medina in Bogota. In his room, there have been a number of medication discovered, based on a report that cited Colombia authorities.

“Colombian authorities discovered: marijuana, antidepressants, opioids, heroine [sic]. At the very least 10 totally different substances discovered,” journalist Luis Carlos Velez tweeted Saturday afternoon, citing Fiscalia Colombia, the nationwide legal professional basic’s workplace.

Taylor Hawkins was discovered useless Friday in a lodge room on the 4 Seasons Casa Medina in Bogota.
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A fan of U.S. band Foo Fighters holds a candle in front the hotel where the band's drummer Taylor Hawkins died, on March 26, 2022 in Bogota, Colombia
A fan of Foo Fighters holds a candle in entrance of the lodge the place Taylor Hawkins died, on March 26, 2022 in Bogota, Colombia.
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Velez initially reported that Hawkins, a California native, had overdosed, however later backtracked in a observe up tweet.

“Colombian authorities press launch confirming 10 substances discovered #TaylorHawkins – Official launch doesn’t say overdose. Investigation continues,” he wrote.

Hawkins died of a cardiovascular collapse, the Every day Mail reported Sunday morning, citing Colombian information journal Semana.

 Musician Dave Grohl (L), wife Jordyn Blum (2nd L), musician Taylor Hawkins (R), and wife Alison Hawkins (2nd L) arrive at the 55th Annual GRAMMY Awards Pre-GRAMMY Gala and Salute to Industry Icons honoring L.A. Reid held at The Beverly Hilton on February 9, 2013 in Los Angeles, California.
Dave Grohl known as Taylor Hawkins his “brother from one other mom, my finest pal, a person for whom I’d take a bullet” in his memoir.
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Musician Taylor Hawkins and wife Alison arrive at the Los Angeles Premiere "CBGB" at ArcLight Cinemas on October 1, 2013 in Hollywood, California.
Taylor Hawkins died of a cardiovascular collapse, the Every day Mail reported.
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A police officer stated a “cocaine wanting powder” was seen within the lodge room, Velez claims, whereas nationwide newspaper El Tiempo reported that authorities “discovered hallucinogenic medication” however “no indicators of violence within the luxurious lodge room.” 

“Colombian authorities discovered: an empty beer can, an opened bottle of vodka, a Coca-Cola bottle, and a few ‘different articles’ being analyzed by authorities,” Velez reported.

After his loss of life, tributes poured in for Hawkins — the drummer behind worldwide Foo Fighters hits similar to “My Hero,” “Study to Fly” and “Better of You.”

Dave Grohl and Taylor Hawkins of the Foo Fighters perform during day three of Lollapalooza Chile 2022 at Parque Bicentenario Cerrillos on March 20, 2022 in Santiago, Chile.
Dave Grohl and Taylor Hawkins of the Foo Fighters carry out throughout Lollapalooza Chile 2022 at Parque Bicentenario Cerrillos on March 20, 2022 in Santiago, Chile.
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Hotel employees cover a scene as forensic workers remove the body of Foo Fighters drummer Taylor Hawkins, on March 26, 2022
Lodge staff cowl a scene as forensic employees take away the physique of Taylor Hawkins, on March 26, 2022.
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Heartbroken followers gathered Friday evening exterior the lodge to mourn the acclaimed drummer.

“It was a band I grew up with. This leaves me empty,” Juan Sebastian Anchique, 23, advised The Related Press as he mourned Hawkins exterior the lodge.

Earlier than his loss of life Foo Fighter guitarist Dave Grohl advised The Put up how necessary being in a band was.

Taylor Hawkins arrives at the 2019 Billboard Women In Music at Hollywood Palladium on December 12, 2019 in Los Angeles, California.
Taylor Hawkins had a coronary heart that weighed double the typical of 1 for males his age, based on a report.
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Fans of U.S. band Foo Fighters place candles outside Casa Medina Hotel
Followers of Foo Fighters place candles exterior Casa Medina Lodge.
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In his 2021 memoir “The Storyteller,” Grohl known as Hawkins his “brother from one other mom, my finest pal, a person for whom I’d take a bullet,” and recounts the moment connection when Hawkins joined the Foo Fighters in 1997.

“Upon first assembly, our bond was instant, and we grew nearer with daily, each track, each notice that we ever performed collectively,” he wrote. “We’re completely meant to be, and I’m grateful that we discovered one another on this lifetime.”

Days earlier than Hawkins died, he was lured out of his Paraguay lodge room to fulfill a 9-year-old road drummer with whom he shared a heartwarming second. 

Foo Fighters, group portrait on West Broadway, New York 18 September 1999. L-R Dave Grohl, Nate Mendel, Chris Shiflett, Taylor Hawkins.
Foo Fighter guitarist Dave Grohl advised The Put up how necessary being in a band was.
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Forensic workers arrive at the Four Seasons Casa Medina Hotel to remove the body of Foo Fighters drummer Taylor Hawkins
Taylor Hawkins died hours earlier than a live performance in Bogota.
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Emma Sofía and her father Julius Peralta purchased tickets to see the band on the Asunciónico music competition on March 22, however the occasion was canceled amid heavy flooding, according to Nexstar. The followers then bought phrase that the Foo Fighters have been staying on the Sheraton lodge in Asuncion.

“We took her drum equipment and went,” Peralta reportedly stated.

Because the smiling late drummer posed for a now-viral image, dozens of followers have been within the background cheering for the beaming duo.

“Desires come true,” Peralta captioned the photograph on Twitter.

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