Disco queen Donna Summer dies at 63

Reuters News
Posted: May 18, 2012 3:50 PM

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Queen of disco Donna Summer, who was most famous for her songs "Hot Stuff," "Last Dance" and "She Works Hard for the Money," has died, her publicist said on Thursday.

She was 63.

"Early this morning, surrounded by family, we lost Donna Summer Sudano, a woman of many gifts, the greatest being her faith. While we grieve her passing, we are at peace celebrating her extraordinary life and her continued legacy," her family said in a statement.

(Reporting By Jill Serjeant)