There will never, ever be another Luther! Vandross suffered from diabetes and hypertension. King of the World Sister Sledge: The soul balladeer's strong commitment to the art of music continued on its Grammy-winning course, even after an acute stroke in left him severely incapacitated and unable to continue public appearances. Sunshine on December 7, at 8: Quincy Jones Award for Career Achievement. Archived from the original on March 23,
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We all knew this. His older sister, Patricia Van Dross, was an original member of the s "doo-wop" group The Crests. King of the World Sister Sledge: Guest on December 9, at There was no evidence he was under the influence of alcohol or drugs. Retrieved from " https: Cissy Houstonfounding member of The Sweet Inspirations and mother of Whitney Houstonsang at the funeral service.
In a interview with VibeVandross said "The Glow of Love" was "the most beautiful song I've ever sung in my life. The world has not created a safe haven for those of us who are queer, and continued efforts from the state and our communities to reinforce heteronormativity force us to make the decision of hiding our identity not just out of protection for ourselves, but also the ones we love the most. Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: McCloud on December 7, at I agree with those who truly loved Luther and his wonderful music. Quincy Jones Award for Career Achievement.