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Iconic 80s Singer & Actress Irene Cara Dies At Age 68

We’re absolutely devastated to hear of the passing of the iconic Irene Cara.

Cara is best known for her roles as Sparkle and Coco Hernandez in Fame. Cara sang and co-wrote the song "Flashdance... What a Feeling" from the film Flashdance. She won an Academy Award for Best Original Song and a Grammy Award for Best Female Pop Vocal Performance in 1984.

Her publicist confirmed her passing at age 63.

Sending love and condolences to her family, friends and fans. 💕🙏🏾


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