Donna Summer, Queen Of Disco, Dies At 63

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Disco queen Donna Summer, whose pulsing anthems such as "Last Dance," "Love to Love You Baby" and "Bad Girls" became the soundtrack for a glittery age of sex, drugs, dance and flashy clothes, has died. She was 63.

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  • Donna Summer, Disco Queen, dead at 63
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