R&B singer Vesta Williams was found dead in a hotel room in El Segundo on Thursday. The cause is undetermined but believed to be a prescription pill overdose.
LA Times Reports:
"Often praised as a singer's singer, Williams wasn't able to log a massive hit album in her discography, which stretches back to her eponymous debut in 1986, but she will be known for a string of successful singles, including "Special," "Congratulations," "Once Bitten Twice Shy" and "Do Ya." She was also tapped to provide backing vocals for Sting and Khan during her career.
Williams, 53, was found in a room at Homestead Studio in El Segundo, according to Los Angeles County coroner's officials."