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Louis Walsh in tribute to 'fantastic' Gately

Pop impresario Louis Walsh, who managed Boyzone, has spoken for the first time of his ''shock'' at singer Stephen Gately's death.

He called the 33-year-old vocalist ''a fantastic kid with a fantastic life''.

His comments came as tests revealed the star died of natural causes.

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