Today, Actress and Comedienne Yvette Wilson Has lost her long running battle with Stage 4 cervical cancer. Yvette was well known for extensive role as, Andell, the wildly popular sitcoms; Moesha and The spinoff series The Parkers. Wilson will surely be missed for not just her hilarious on screen presence but for also her positive and upbeat persona. today we have lost not only a great actress but a truly wonderful human being.
Today Legendary singer and the proclaimed “Queen of Disco” passed away after a lengthy battle with cancer. Summer was a five time Grammy award winning singer and songwriter and her countless hits will forever be cherished and remembered as American music classics. Summer is survived by two granddaughters, 1 daughter, and her husband. Below is a video of Donna Summers in Concert where she shows off her amazing voice.
Today singer Etta James lost her battle with Leukemia, and died from complications of the disease. Etta James is best known for her rendition of the song ” At Last” which earned her critical acclaim in years past, and was the lead song for the movie Cadillac records in which Beyonce Knowles played the role of a young Etta James. Etta James will forever be remembered for making strides in black entertainment when we as people were still being discriminated against and treated unfairly. Below is a link to an ABC news article that list all of her lifetime accomplishments and acclaim. May the Late Great Etta James Rest Peacefully.