R&B legend Teddy Pendergrass died Wednesday evening. He was 59. Pendergrass, known for being the lead singer of Harold Melvin & The Bluenotes and smash solo ballads such as “Turn Off the Lights” and “Love TKO,” died after a long illness. His family did not reveal details, but said it was related to complications from a 1982 car accident.
Written by: Barry Scott