Donna Summer dies at age 63
May 17th, 2012
12:29 PM ET

Donna Summer dies at age 63

Seventies disco queen Donna Summer has died at age 63, her publicist said Thursday.

Summer rose to pop music fame starting in 1975 with "Love to Love You Baby." She went on to record other songs that proved popular on the dance scene, including "Bad Girls" and "She Works Hard for the Money."

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  1. Stone

    Sad that yet another great star has left us. Ms. Summers will be greatly missed and remembered by millions of every generation. R.I.P.

    May 17, 2012 at 12:38 pm | Report abuse |
  2. Cedar Rapids

    Dang, what is it with all these music star deaths in the last week or so.

    May 17, 2012 at 12:48 pm | Report abuse |
    • just another

      rule of three...

      May 17, 2012 at 12:54 pm | Report abuse |
  3. My2Sense4U

    Last Dance. RIP Donna and thank you for the great music.

    May 17, 2012 at 12:49 pm | Report abuse |
  4. TMB72

    So sad to hear this. Too young to leave us. RIP

    May 17, 2012 at 12:49 pm | Report abuse |
  5. Jerry

    What a great singer, I will surely miss her, RIP beautiful lady.

    May 17, 2012 at 12:49 pm | Report abuse |
  6. BOMBO ©

    She was only 63?

    May 17, 2012 at 12:49 pm | Report abuse |
  7. ArticoZorro

    I feel love... RIP

    May 17, 2012 at 12:50 pm | Report abuse |
  8. dubrats

    it seams she had been battling cancer....sad.

    May 17, 2012 at 12:50 pm | Report abuse |
  9. Yan Alexander

    Let's dance this last dance tonight in tribute to the queen tonight...

    May 17, 2012 at 12:50 pm | Report abuse |
  10. Julie

    She died from breast cancer. RIP Ms. Summer.

    May 17, 2012 at 12:50 pm | Report abuse |
  11. d

    i was sorry to hear this.....she had a lot of talent and i enjoyed her music for many years! God grant comfort and peace to her family and friends that loved her!

    May 17, 2012 at 12:51 pm | Report abuse |
  12. Fillo

    Love to love her music. RIP, Donna.

    May 17, 2012 at 12:51 pm | Report abuse |
  13. Kiri

    Thank you Ms Summer for sharing your music –

    May 17, 2012 at 12:51 pm | Report abuse |
  14. Jessica

    Aw this is sad. We lost Whitney, we lost Michael, We lost James Brown, now Donna Summer. I'm only 24 but my mom always use to listen to her. Too many people are leaving. 😦

    May 17, 2012 at 12:51 pm | Report abuse |
  15. Summerbreeze

    Now that's sad!!! Rest in peace sis, you did good by many.

    May 17, 2012 at 12:52 pm | Report abuse |
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