Jesse Powell has died: Household mourn R&B star’s ‘lasting legacy’ as singer passes away aged 51 at his Los Angeles house
American R&B star Jesse Powell has died on the age of 51, his household confirmed in an announcement on Wednesday.
The singer, who loved success within the Nineties following the discharge of his self-titled debut album, handed away at his Los Angeles house. A reason behind demise is but to be introduced.
Sharing the information in a Fb publish, his sister Tamara wrote: ‘It’s with a heavy coronary heart that we announce the passing of our beloved son, brother, and uncle Jesse Powell.
Unhappy information: American R&B star Jesse Powell has died on the age of 51, his household confirmed in an announcement on Wednesday
‘The household asks for privateness presently as we mourn this super loss and have fun his eternal legacy.
‘Jesse beloved music and he particularly beloved his followers who supported him all through his profession. We wish you all to know that you simply meant the world to him. – The Powell Household.’
Born and raised in Indiana, Powell gained recognition following the discharge of his first album and its lead single, You, in 1996.
Co-written by Powell and producer Carl Roland, the observe would climb to quantity 59 within the US Billboard Chart earlier than having fun with additional success upon its re-release in 1999, when it reached quantity two within the Billboard Sizzling R&B/Hip-Hop Songs chart and quantity 10 within the Billboard Sizzling 100.