Donna Summer “Queen Of Disco” Succumbs To Cancer
The pop music world was stunned Thursday by the death of Donna Summer, the original “Disco Queen” who over four decades proved that she and her music were stars, not fads.
She was 63 and reportedly had been suffering from lung cancer, although she had continued performing until recently.
“Her records sound as good today as they ever did. That she has never been inducted into the Rock ‘n’ Roll Hall of Fame is a total disgrace especially when I see the second-rate talent that has been inducted,” he said. “She is a great friend to me and to the Elton John AIDS Foundation and I will miss her greatly.”
Summer had a string of worldwide hits in the late 1970s, including “I Feel Love,” “Hot Stuff,” “Bad Girls,” “On the Radio, “MacArthur Park,” “No More Tears” and “Last Dance.. Read More