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
1703 Comments


Didn't know her, but RIP.

klap
Staff Reviewer
May 17th 2012
10874 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
73768 Comments


damn rip

i feeel loooooooooooooooooooooove

WeepingBanana
May 17th 2012
10298 Comments


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

RIP

Recspecs
May 17th 2012
9867 Comments


Goddammit people are dropping left and right RIP

PistolPete
May 17th 2012
3726 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
35362 Comments


How tragic, RIP

DeadBeat
May 17th 2012
529 Comments


Respect, RIP

TooLateToGoBack
May 17th 2012
1810 Comments


RIP

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PuddlesPuddles
May 17th 2012
4787 Comments


Enjoyed "I Feel Love" in my younger days

RIP

DoubtGin
May 17th 2012
6761 Comments


I Feel Love is a classic song.

RIP

Ovrot
May 17th 2012
10644 Comments


RIP

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PorkchopExpress
May 17th 2012
394 Comments


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

Lambda
May 17th 2012
2579 Comments


R.I.P.

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Motiv3
May 17th 2012
8957 Comments


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

RIP

ILJ
May 17th 2012
6830 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
4344 Comments


Hate disco with a passion but RIP

undertakerpt
May 17th 2012
1419 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
1419 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
4957 Comments


Damn. Such a talent. RIP

rockandmetaljunkie
May 17th 2012
4794 Comments


RIP you beauty

MO
May 17th 2012
19548 Comments


RIP hard

TheNotrap
May 17th 2012
8253 Comments


RIP

jackalope11
May 17th 2012
330 Comments


RIP, amazing vocalist.

MO
May 17th 2012
19548 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
1797 Comments


another dead babe RIP

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Manqaness24
May 17th 2012
139 Comments


Rip hope your in a better place.

Voivod
Staff Reviewer
May 18th 2012
6633 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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