Disco Queen Donna Summer, who had been battling lung cancer for sometime passed away today in Florida. Aged 63, the singer passed away in the early hours of Thursday the 17th of May, her family announced.
“While we grieve her passing,” her family said, “we are at peace celebrating her extraordinary life and continued legacy.”
Born LaDonna Gaines on New Year’s Eve 1948 in Boston, she is remembered for her hit singles from the early 70s and beyond, such as Love to Love You Baby, Hot Stuff, I Feel Love, and She Works Hard for the Money amongst many others. May her soul rest in perfect peace.