celebrity death

Long live Prince! Today marks one year since the legendary singer passed away in 2016. Watch CNN‘s version of Prince’s most iconic moments below:

Charlie Murphy dies at age 57 after battling leukemia. Sign Up For Our Newsletter! According to TMZ, Eddie Murphy‘s older brother passed away in a NYC hospital. His manager says he’d been going through chemotherapy and family members are completely shocked because they thought he was getting better. TMZ was told “the family would call him frequently, and he’d even […]

The legendary boxer died from respiratory illness complicated by his Parkinson’s disease.

Authorities want to know who prescribed the "Purple Rain" singer the pain meds that might have killed him.

Philadelphia-born soul singer Billy Paul, the man responsible for the 1972 hit song "Me and Mrs. Jones," died Sunday at his Blackwood, New Jersey home, his manager confirmed.

Since 1978, he's released over 30 albums, dozens of hit singles and movies, on top of sold out concert venues from his Minneapolis hometown to Japan. With such a vast catalog, picking ten of his best songs is no easy task.

Nancy Reagan, wife of former President Ronald Reagan, died from congestive heart failure Sunday. She was 94-years-old.

PROVO, Utah — Gary Coleman, the child star of the 1970s TV sitcom “Diff’rent Strokes” problems, has died after suffering an intercranial hemorrhage. He was 42.