Ryan Howell (a member from Only Boys Aloud) was a finalist in Britain’s Got Talent, he’s sadly died aged 18.
Ryan Howell was part of ‘Only Boys Aloud’ who finished third in Britain’s Got Talent back in 2012, before being diagnosed with bone cancer.
Ryan has sadly lost his battle with cancer after collapsing at home, dying in his mum’s arms.
Mum Donna, 43, said: “He liked to make people laugh. That was his goal. He had an infectious smile.
“He would put a smile on your face. He was the best son I could have ever had.”
Ryan was diagnosed with a type of bone cancer called Ewing sarcoma in July 2014.
Only Boys Aloud said on Twitter: “We were deeply saddened to hear the news about Ryan.
“He was a much valued former member of Only Boys Aloud and we shared some great times together. Our thoughts are with Ryan’s friends and family.”