Donna Summer dead at 63

2012-05-17 by MO | 35 Comments
Donna Summer, famous for such songs as "She Works Hard for the Money", "Hot Stuff" and "Last Dance" has died at the age of 63. Nicknamed "The Queen of Disco" she became a hit and helped define the sound of the 70's, with her genre-crossing sound which connected with a variety of audiences.

The cause of death remains undisclosed; however family and friends said she had succumb to a battle with cancer she kept a secret.

http://arts.nationalpost.com/2012/05/17/donna-summer-dead-at-63/

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Dolving999
May 17th 2012
1684 Comments


Didn't know her, but RIP.

klap
Staff Reviewer
May 17th 2012
10752 Comments


RIP

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AsoTamaki
May 17th 2012
2525 Comments


^^ Youtube the songs mentioned in the article.

A true legend. She won't be forgotten.

KILL
May 17th 2012
72694 Comments


damn rip

i feeel loooooooooooooooooooooove

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WeepingBanana
May 17th 2012
10257 Comments


really only know her by name but clearly she was a big deal

RIP

Recspecs
May 17th 2012
9865 Comments


Goddammit people are dropping left and right RIP

PistolPete
May 17th 2012
3682 Comments


yeah "Last Dance" is kinda classic and legendary. That was the song that many of our parents hoped would come on at dances so they could slow-dance with the person they were chasing after =P my dad was a huge fan

R.I.P.

bloc
May 17th 2012
35192 Comments


How tragic, RIP

DeadBeat
May 17th 2012
529 Comments


Respect, RIP

TooLateToGoBack
May 17th 2012
1790 Comments


RIP

PuddlesPuddles
May 17th 2012
4787 Comments


Enjoyed "I Feel Love" in my younger days

RIP

DoubtGin
May 17th 2012
6756 Comments


I Feel Love is a classic song.

RIP

Ovrot
May 17th 2012
10583 Comments


RIP

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PorkchopExpress
May 17th 2012
389 Comments


Her voice was awesome, and she was goddamn gorgeous in her day. RIP

Lambda
May 17th 2012
2522 Comments


R.I.P.

Motiv3
May 17th 2012
8957 Comments


Damn and they keep dropping like flies.....

RIP

ILJ
May 17th 2012
6770 Comments


I literally just learned about her last week in an art education class.

I hate disco, but she wasn't all that bad. RIP.

LepreCon
May 17th 2012
4249 Comments


Hate disco with a passion but RIP

undertakerpt
May 17th 2012
1409 Comments


RIP, cancer is a bastard

sleepyhead
May 17th 2012
593 Comments


believe it or not, Pink Floyd and Donna Summer were the main influences on Steven Wilson's song writing. there's some trivia for ya

undertakerpt
May 17th 2012
1409 Comments


My thoughts are with you captain, and thank you sleepyhead for making me forget somthing else

porch
May 17th 2012
8460 Comments


shame

taylormemer
May 17th 2012
4954 Comments


Damn. Such a talent. RIP

rockandmetaljunkie
May 17th 2012
4403 Comments


RIP you beauty

MO
May 17th 2012
19323 Comments


RIP hard

TheNotrap
May 17th 2012
8239 Comments


RIP

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jackalope11
May 17th 2012
330 Comments


RIP, amazing vocalist.

MO
May 17th 2012
19323 Comments


"sorry MO I can't take you seriously when you say RIP with that ass facing me"

in this case ignore the avatar bro, a genuine loss

drasticaction74
May 17th 2012
1783 Comments


another dead babe RIP

Manqaness24
May 17th 2012
139 Comments


Rip hope your in a better place.

Voivod
Staff Reviewer
May 18th 2012
6515 Comments


RIP

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gabethepiratesquid
May 18th 2012
4522 Comments


this sucks seriously tho.

simonpettersen
May 18th 2012
272 Comments


rip, this sucks

lancebramsay
May 18th 2012
1585 Comments


RIP

Ballz3D
May 21st 2012
552 Comments


RIP. Love live the Queen of Disco.



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