American singer/songwriter Donna Summer is dead according to TMZ reports.
According to the report, Summer died on the morning of Thursday 17, 2012 at the age of 63 after battling cancer. The report also hinted that her family confirmed the death shortly after it occurred.
The five time Grammy award winner reportedly tried to keep the extent of her illness on a hush while she completed a new album. Insiders say she “dint seem too bad” when they saw her few weeks ago.
The world renowned ‘Queen of Disco’ shot to superstardom in the 70’s with huge hits like ‘Bad Girls’, ‘Last Dance’ and ‘Hot Stuff’.