EXCLUSIVE: R&B Singer Teena Marie Found Dead By Daughter -- Hear The 911 Call


May 28 2018, Updated 10:17 a.m. ET

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R&B singer Teena Marie was found dead in her Pasadena, California home by her daughter on December 26 -- and only has the dramatic 911 call.

“I think my mom is dead,” Marie’s daughter frantically tells the emergency operator.

“I’m scared, I’m so scared! She’s lost her color…her color is gone. She’s cold!”

The 54-year-old singer, songwriter and producer was believed to have died in her sleep.

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R&B Legend Teena Marie Dies At 54

As exclusively reported, the Coroner's Office attributed the death to natural causes.

"We went to her house on Sunday after receiving a field call," Lt. Corral of the Los Angeles County Coroner's Office told 

"It appears she died of natural causes, however the report is not yet completed."

Teena, born Marie Christine Brockert, was most famous for her hit songs Lovergirl and I’m a Sucker for Your Love and worked with funk legend Rick James as well as music industry superstars P.Diddy and Mary J. Blige.

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