Thursday, April 20, in San Fernando valley (California, USA) at the age of 72 years died a famous American singer in the style of Saul, lead vocalist rhythm-and-Blues group The Main Ingredient Cuba Gooding, Sr.
His body was found in the car. The police do not exclude that the singer died as a result of a drug overdose. In the car was found a few bottles of alcoholic beverages.
Glory to Cube the Gooding Sr. came in the early 70’s after he sang the song «Everybody Plays the Fool» and was nominated for a Grammy music award. Two years after this success, he with his wife, singer singer Shirley Sullivan and four children moved to Los Angeles, but soon abandoned the family.
In recent years about the Gooding senior journalists mentioned mostly in connection with minor offences and as the father of popular Hollywood actor Kuby of Gooding Jr., in 1997, awarded the «Oscar».