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R&B diva Vesta Williams most notably known for her 1988 hit “Sweet, Sweet Love” & “Congratulations” has passed away unexpectedly at the young age of 48, cause of death is unknown at this time.
According to reports, the singer was found dead late last night in a Los Angeles area hotel room. Details remain sketchy at this time as authorities are still investigating.
Vesta’s close friends actress’s Sheryl Lee Ralph & Jackee Harry had this say to via twitter when they learned of the news in the wee hours of the morning today.
Video: Vesta Williams “Sweet, Sweet Love”
We keep Vesta’s family in our prayers.
Multiple bottles of prescription pills were found in the El Segundo, CA hotel room where she died … law enforcement sources tell TMZ.
We’re told “several bottles” were discovered — some empty. Law enforcement sources tell us officials first received a call related toVesta’s around 6PM Thursday night.
Sources tell us the death is being treated as either an accident or suicide, but not a homicide.