‘Lovergirl’ Singer Teena Marie Dead at 54
Courtesy of TMZ
Grammy nominated singer Teena Marie — once known as Rick James’ protégée — died in her sleep last night at the age of 54 … TMZ has confirmed with Teena’s rep Lynn Jeter.
So far it’s unclear what caused the singer’s death.
Marie was nominated for a Grammy four times … her first top ten hit was “I’m Just a Sucker for Your Love.”