The iconic former frontman of The Temptations has tragically died aged just 50.
Bruce Williamson, the charismatic singer of the group, died on Sunday night at his home in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Williamson skyrocketted to fame when he joined The Temptations in 2006, and sang with the group in concerts and on television until 2015.
Former Temptations lead singer Bruce Williamson has passed from COVID-19— theGrio.com (@theGrio) September 7, 2020
He’d joined in 2006 and stayed with the group until 2015. RIP 🙏🏾https://t.co/lXyggqMECh
Williamson’s son paid tribute to his late father in an emotional post.
There’s no words in the world that can express how I feel right now I love you Daddy thank you for being awesome thank you for being loving thank you for being Who You Are I pray to God and we will meet again.
I love you Daddy R.I.H KING WILLIAMSON.
Tributes have been pouring in for the legendary singer since word of his death broke.
It has since been confirmed that the singer died after a brief battle with coronavirus.
RIP Bruce Williamson of The Temptations 🙁 gone too soon— The Knocks (@theknocks) September 7, 2020
Rest in peace.
Our thoughts go out to Bruce’s family and friends during this hard time.