The Queen of Disco Donna Summer has died at the age of 63.
It’s believe she had been suffering from lung cancer.
Best know for her hits in the 1970’s I Feel Love and Love To Love You Baby, Donna was also undoubtedly also known for wearing big curly hair!
Her publicist said today: “Early this morning, surrounded by family, we lost Donna Summer Sudano, a woman of many gifts, the greatest being her faith. While we grive her passing, wea re at peace celebrating her extraordinary life and her continued legacy”.
The tributes have been pouring in:
Quincy Jones (Music Impresario/Humanitarian):
“Rest in Peace dear Donna Summer. Your voice was the heartbeat and soundtrack of a decade”.
Dionne Warwick (Singer):
“My heart goes out to her husband and her children. Prayers will be said to keep them strong.”
Dolly Parton (Country Singer):
“I can’t believe we’ve lost another wonderful singer. Donna, like Whitney, had one of the greatest voice ever…”
Kylie Minogue (Singer):
“One of my earliest musical inspirations. RIP Donna Summer”.
- How disco changed music for ever (guardian.co.uk)