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RIP Loleatta Holloway

March 22, 2011

Sad news reaches us about the passing of Loleatta Holloway, one of all the all-time great soul divas.

Loleatta Holloway died Monday evening following a brief illness. She was 64 years old.

Holloway’s death was confirmed Monday by her manager, Ron Richardson.

Read the report from Soul Tracks here:

http://www.soultracks.com/story-loleatta-holloway-dies

…and read their great biography here:

http://www.soultracks.com/loleatta-holloway

Read the report from Spinning Soul  here:

http://spinningsoul.com/2011/03/riploleatta/

Read the report from Undercover Music here:

http://www.undercover.fm/news/14128-loleatta-holloway-dies-at-age-64

Listen to the great clip of Loleatta performing It’s So Sweet live at the Paradise Garage in 1986 here:

RIP Loleatta.

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