According to reports, R&B artist Jesse Powell has gone dead. His vocalist Tamara Powell announced his passing on social media. It is with a sad heart that we announce the demise of our dear son, brother, and uncle Jesse Powell, she said in a message on her Instagram account.
He died quietly in his Los Angeles home, the statement continued. The family requests discretion during this difficult time as we grieve his tragic passing and honor his enduring legacy. Jesse adored music, and he was especially grateful for his devoted followers who helped him succeed. We want you to know how much you all meant to him. The Powell Family
The popular song “You” by Jesse Powell, released in 1996, peaked at No. 2 on the R&B Billboard charts and No. 10 on the Billboard Hot 100.
Powell’s cause of death has not yet been made public. His family and those people close to him will remain in our prayers and thoughts.