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R.I.P Vesta Williams

Posted by on Sep 23, 2011 in Celebrity Death, Celebrity Music, Celebrity News | 2 comments

R&B power house Vesta Williams was found dead today in her hotel room. The singer who is 54, although reports are saying she is 48, has passed away. At this time the reasons are unknown. Vesta of course is most famous for the hit Congratulations, a song many of us grew up listening to. I remember watching people on Apollo tackle this song, either you passed or failed and there was no in between. Her celebrity friends like Jackee Harry (Harris), Shanice Wilson, and Sheryl Lee Ralph expressed their condolences on twitter to @vesta4u.

just received truly devastating news: R&B great, and my friend of many yrs, Vesta Williams (@vesta4u), has passed away. #RIPVesta {via Jackee}

In the video below, Vesta revealed back in December of 2010, that she was in the best shape of her life at 53,  feeling great with no health issues or concerns. I don’t understand, what happened…

Of course I can’t finish this post without leaving you with one of my favorite songs. Every time I Hear Someone Like You by Adele, I can’t help but think of this song by VestaRIP

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