Share this article with friends Share
HYPETRAK is now part of HYPEBEAST Music. Read the latest music stories here.

R.I.P. Donna Summer

Singer Donna Summer is understood to have died this morning after a battle with cancer, she was 63

Singer Donna Summer is understood to have died this morning after a battle with cancer, she was 63 years old. The five-time Grammy winner, known as the ‘Queen of Disco,’ passed away in Florida according to TMZ. In a statement from Donna’s family, they affirmed that they “are at peace celebrating her extraordinary life and her continue legacy.” According to TMZ’s report, Summer died from lung cancer while several other sources say that the disco queen believed she contracted it by inhaling toxic particles after the 9/11 attack in New York City. The star is best known for her string of ’70s disco tracks including “I Feel Love,” “Love to Love You Baby,” “Last Dance,” “Hot Stuff” and “She Works Hard for the Money.”

Read Full Article

What to Read Next

oki-ni: Interview with Band of Outsiders' Scott Sternberg
Lemonade - Neptune (NSFW)
John Mayer - A Face To Call Home (Lyric Video)
Keeping Score: The Death of Football
Outlier Metakhaki Cargo Shorts
Hip-Hop Exhibiting Punk Characteristics: What Does it Mean?
Load More