R&B singer James Ingram dead at 66, friend Debbie Allen says
LOS ANGELES – Legendary singer and songwriter James Ingram died at 66 years old Tuesday, Debbie Allen tweeted. “I have lost my dearest friend and creative partner James Ingram to the Celestial Choir,” his dear friend Allen said. ” He will always be cherished, loved and remembered for his genius, his love of family and his humanity. I am blessed to have been so close. We will forever speak his name.”