Donna Summer: A Final Recording with O’Mega Red
In July 2011, Summer was working at Paramount Recording Studios in Los Angeles with her nephew, the rapper and producer O’Mega Red. Together they worked on a track titled “Angel”.
Donna Summer: Final Public Performance 2011
Summer died on the morning of May 17, 2012, at her home in Naples, Florida at the age of 63. She had been diagnosed with lung cancer not related to smoking. She believed she developed the illness by inhaling toxic particles following the 9/11 terrorist attacks in New York. Summer is survived by her husband Bruce Sudano, their daughters Brooklyn and Amanda, as well as her daughter Mimi from a previous marriage. Her funeral was held in Nashville, Tennessee on May 23, 2012. She was buried in Harpeth Hills Memory Gardens Cemetery in Nashville, Tennessee.