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Corinne Bailey Rae's Husband Discovered Dead

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Mar 23, 2008 | 11:34am EDT

British soul star Corinne Bailey Rae's musician husband has been found dead of a suspected drug overdose.

The body of saxophonist Jason Rae, 31, was discovered in a Leeds, England, flat on Saturday.

Police have arrested a 32-year-old man on suspicion of supplying controlled drugs. He has since been released on bail pending further inquiries.

A postmortem examination carried out on Rae's body on Saturday night proved inconclusive, and officials are now awaiting the results of a toxicology report.

Rae was a member of the Haggis Horns. The band has backed up stars including Bailey RaeAmy Winehouse and Mark Ronson, and released its debut album Hot Damn! in September 2007.

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