Singer Teena Marie dead at 54
December 26th, 2010
08:43 PM ET

Singer Teena Marie dead at 54

Teena Marie, an award-winning singer-songwriter known for her R&B
performances, has died, her manager said Sunday. The performer was 54.

Marie was found dead by her daughter after apparently dying in her sleep,
manager Mike Gardner said.

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  1. Jermaine

    A true R&B Legend

    December 26, 2010 at 9:10 pm | Report abuse |
  2. TRACY M FORD

    R.I.P TEENA..........................GOT ALL YOUR CASSETTES,ALBUMS,45'S AND CD"S.GOD BLESS YOUR FAMILY.I WILL MISS MY VANILLA CHOCOLATE......DAMN GONE TOO SOON.....THESE YOUNG KIDS NEED TO STAND UP AND TAKE NOTICE TO YOUR VOICE,YOUR SINGING AND YOUR MUSIC,DAMN....MY HEART ACHES RIGHT NOW:(

    December 26, 2010 at 9:10 pm | Report abuse |
    • TINK A LINK

      OMG U SAID IT ALL SO BEAUTIFULLY I HOPE THIS BRINGS BACK HER MUSIC AND THE CHILDREN DO GET A CHANCE TO SHARE IN WAT TEENA HAS SHARED WITH US U WILL BE TRULLY MISSED MY PRAYERS TO UR FAMILY (RIP)

      December 26, 2010 at 9:46 pm | Report abuse |
  3. JNez

    omg that's an awful pic of the legendary lady t. looking like an old white woman...everyone knows she was black!

    December 26, 2010 at 9:10 pm | Report abuse |
    • Ian

      She was white.

      December 26, 2010 at 9:18 pm | Report abuse |
  4. ade

    r.i.p, you will be missed your now a star in the sky.

    December 26, 2010 at 9:10 pm | Report abuse |
  5. AS

    May God bless her soul and loved ones she left behind.

    December 26, 2010 at 9:11 pm | Report abuse |
  6. wayne

    great r an b singers are passing on an so call artists of the likes of Nickki whats her name are taking their place

    December 26, 2010 at 9:11 pm | Report abuse |
  7. Tracy D

    Okay RUFFNUTT are you like 10?

    December 26, 2010 at 9:12 pm | Report abuse |
  8. Paul

    What a bloated irrelevant mess! Why is this news???

    December 26, 2010 at 9:12 pm | Report abuse |
  9. Tamecha

    Teena Marie you will be missed!! Man I didnt wanna believe it!! Now I must go bust all your cds I have!! I wanted this to all be a huge mistake and that they would come back and say you are here!! Now go and make fire and desire part two with Rick James!!

    December 26, 2010 at 9:12 pm | Report abuse |
  10. Lori

    @RUFFNUTT where have you been, under a rock, who doesn't know TEENA MARIE?

    December 26, 2010 at 9:12 pm | Report abuse |
  11. onelove

    Shots out to the young people that was on top of this on facebook and twitter. This proves that there are some young people that know good music. Tina Marie...RIP...Square Biz for life!!!!!!

    December 26, 2010 at 9:12 pm | Report abuse |
  12. KLD

    I am absolutely in shock! OMG! Our hearts go out to her family!

    December 26, 2010 at 9:12 pm | Report abuse |
  13. Rusher

    LOVE ALL UR MUSIC AND U WILL FOREVER BE APART OF MY LIFE UR MUSIC LIVE THROUGH US R.I.P TINA MARIE

    December 26, 2010 at 9:12 pm | Report abuse |
  14. camp

    rip teena square biz is whats up, we will miss you and all of your music damn

    December 26, 2010 at 9:12 pm | Report abuse |
  15. ATL Dude

    I have tickets to see her and Frankie Beverly in the ATL on Jan 1st...Huge loss for all..She will be missed. RIP

    December 26, 2010 at 9:12 pm | Report abuse |
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