Joni Sledge, from the '70s and '80s group Sister Sledge was found dead on Friday. She was 60 years old. Sister Sledge was most famous for their 1979 hit "We Are Family".
In a Facebook post, the group said, quote, "We're saddened to inform you that our dear sister, mother, aunt, niece and cousin, Joni passed away . . . We miss her and hurt for her presence, her radiance, and the sincerity with which she loved and embraced life."
Sister Sledge last performed together in October. All 80s 102.3 sends condolences to the Sledge family.
The 1980s saw a lot of unforgettable trends such as shoulder pads, sequins and everything neon. So what about the footwear? It was equally amazing. It was a big time for sneakers, among them Nike Air Jordans, Converse Chuck Taylor All Stars and Reebok Freestyles.
Air Jordans?! But what about the jelly's?! To see the full list and see which shoes you owned that we're birthed from the 80s, read the full article.