20 APRILIE 2017 4:42 PM, PDT | The Wrap | See recent The Wrap news »

Cuba Gooding Sr., soul singer and father to Oscar-winning actor Cuba Gooding Jr. has died. He was 72. According to ABC7, Gooding was found dead in his car in Los Angeles on Thursday. The news outlet wrote that the fire department responded to the scene at around 1:00 p.m. Pt and attempted CPR but could not resuscitate him. While police are still investigating the cause of death, TMZ reported that it is a suspected overdose. Born in 1944, Gooding was best known as the lead singer of the soul group The Main Ingredient in the ’70s. Among the group’s hits were the songs “Everybody Plays. »


- Reid Nakamura

Report a problem




IMDb.com, Inc. takes no responsibility for the content or accuracy of the above news articles, Tweets, or blog posts. This content is published for the entertainment of our users only. The news articles, Tweets, and blog posts do not represent IMDb's opinions nor can we guarantee that the reporting therein is completely factual. Please visit the source responsible for the item in question to report any concerns you may have regarding content or accuracy.

See our NewsDesk partners