LOS ANGELES, Calif.—R&B singer Teena Marie died Sunday afternoon in Los Angeles, according to the coroner's office. She was 54 years old.
The songstress, born Marie Christine Brockert, was found in her home by her daughter, CNN's Roland Martin reported on Twitter, citing her manager, Mike Gardner.
According to the Los Angeles County Coroner's Office, a Mary Brockert was reported dead at 3:30 p.m.
Her representative, Lynn Jeter, told TMZ the singer died in her sleep overnight at her Pasadena home.