The Dead Or Alive singer died of cardiac arrest age 57 early last week.
‘He was a true visionary, a beautiful talented soul, and he will be missed by all who loved and appreciated everything he was and all of the wonderful memories the has left is with.
He came back to prominence after appearing on Celebrity Big Brother in 2006, alongside a host of other names including flamboyant former basketball star Dennis Rodman and politician George Galloway, who famously pretended to be a cat on the show.
No charges were brought against him because the pelts used to make the coat were found to have been imported before it became illegal to use them, although animal rights campaigners were upset at the events.
He was a true punk rocker and one of the kindest hearts I've ever know.
Gutted.' According to an interview with the Guardian in 2003, Burns dropped out of his all-boys school in Liverpool aged 14 after he was summoned to the headmaster's office 'with no eyebrows, Harmony-red hair and one gigantic earring'.