Esther Ridgeway

 

 

Age: 43

 

Summary: singer who with her sisters Gloria and Gracie formed the highly respected backup group The Ridgeways, who toured, recorded and sang background for Aretha Franklin and Anita Baker, among others, who had a minor hit of their own in 1981 with I Don't Know What I'd Do (If You Ever Left Me), and appeared in the film Blue Brothers 2000.

 

 

Cause of Death: Heart attack

 

Born: June 7, 1959

 

Died: February 22, 2003

 

Location: Detroit, Michigan