Published On: Thu, May 17th, 2012

Donna Summer Dies aged 63

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The Queen of Disco has passed away earlier today, she is said to have been battling with cancer.

The 63 year old, was famous for her classic disco anthems such as “She works hard for her money” and “I feel love.”

The five-time Grammy award winning singer also won six American Music awards and had three multi-platinum albums.

The news of her death was confirmed by a statement from her family, which said: “Early this morning, we lost Donna Summer Sudano, a woman of many gifts, the greatest being her faith.”

“While we grieve her passing, we are at peace celebrating her extraordinary life and her continued legacy. Words truly can’t express how much we appreciate your prayers and love for our family at this sensitive time.”

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