Disco Queen Donna Summer Dies- Twitter Reactions
Donna Summer Dies at 63
Donna Summer, whose disco and pop hits have entertained us for generations, has died on May 17, 2012 at age 63 following a battle with cancer.
Donna Summer, born LaDonna Adrian Gaines, first recorded in Europe with Georgio "Push It to the Limit" Moroder.
Donna Summer's immortal hits include:
- "Hot Stuff"
- "She Works Hard for the Money"
- "This Time I Know It's for Real"
- "Last Dance"
Reactions to Donna Summer's Death
Webwide reaction to Donna Summer's passing was immediate:
- michelle visage: "RIP Donna Summer, you were my disco queen. On the Radio made me believe I had it goin on and could sing just like u into my hairbrush."
- Nigel Lythgoe: "One of my favorite singers of all time, Donna Summer, is dead. She defined dance music in the 70's and had a wonderful voice and personality"
- RuPaul: "Donna Summer, your last dance with remain in our hearts forever."
- Tom Morello: "Rip Donna Summer. Thanks for the all time great disco jams."
- Armin van Buuren: "RIP Donna Summer Queen of Disco. You were a great inspiration. Still so young..."
You can see more tributes to Donna Summer below, along with videos of her biggest hits. Donna Summer, who was working on a new album at the time of her death, is survived by her husband and three children.