Celebrity deaths in 2011

Slideshow posted in Photos | Monday, January 03, 2011

63 of 84: Soul and disco singer Loleatta Holloway, who once sang with actor Mark Wahlberg and who spurred the 1980 hit 'Love Sensation,' died on March 21, 2011 at age 64 after battling a brief illness, her manager, Ron Richardson said.

(Pictured: Mark Wahlberg and Loleatta Holloway appear in the music video 'Good Vibrations' by Marky Mark and the Funky Bunch in 1991.) (Interscope Records)