Danny Sembello


Age: 52

Summary: songwriter and record producer who had produced recordings by artists including George Benson and Pebbles whose compositions was recorded by Chaka Khan, Jeffrey Osborne, Patti LaBelle (the hit single Stir It Up), Irene Cara, Rene & Angela, and The Pointer Sisters (the hit single Neutron Dance), and who also won a Grammy Award for Best Score Soundtrack Album for a Motion Picture, Television or Other Visual Media in 1986 for his contributions to the Beverly Hills Cop soundtrack.

Cause of Death: Drowned during a swimming accident

Born: January 15, 1963

Died: August 15, 2015

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania