June 7th, 2010
09:52 PM ET

Marvin Isley dies at 56

Marvin Isley, youngest member of the Isley Brothers, died Monday morning from complications with diabetes, hospital officials said. He was 56.

The Isley Brothers, with hits such as "That Lady" and "Fight the Power," were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1992. Marvin Isley retired from performing in 1997, and later had both legs amputated due to his diabetes.

He joined the Isley Brothers in 1973.

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