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:


…and read their great biography here:


Read the report from Spinning Soul  here:


Read the report from Undercover Music here:


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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