Irene Cara, Oscar-winning 'Flashdance' singer and actress, dies at 63: 'Beautiful genius'

11/28/2022 4:01:00 AM

Irene Cara, whose voice led the soundtrack of 1983's 'Flashdance,' has died. Her publicist, Judith A. Moose announced the news on Twitter Saturday.

News of her singer Irene Cara's death was announced on her official Twitter account by her publicist, Judith A. Moose, who said Cara died in her Florida home of an unknown cause.

Irene Cara, whose voice led the soundtrack of 1983's 'Flashdance,' has died. Her publicist, Judith A. Moose announced the news on Twitter Saturday.

She wrote:"Her talent and her music will LIVE FOREVER! FOREVER REMEMBER HER NAME!" In a 2012 interview with the Los Angeles Times , Cara said her work in"Fame" marked her pivot from child actor to an independent adult.Irene Cara , the singer behind huge '80s hits from"Flashdance" and"Fame" has died.publicist Judith A.More Videos