Music veteran Keyshia Cole is mourning right now. New reports reveal her mother Frankie has died at age 61 following years of battling with addiction.
Keyshia Cole’s Mom Frankie Has Passed
Frankie Lons passed away this weekend from a drug overdose. She was in her home celebrating her birthday.
The R&B singer’s brother, Sam, tells us … Frankie overdosed at her Oakland home Sunday … the same day she was celebrating her born day, when she apparently took drugs while partying — relapsing on what we’re told was a long, hard-fought journey to sobriety. (TMZ)
Keyshia and her brother Sam were given up at birth by her parents and raised by family friends. They later united with their parents as adults and had a very healthy and happy relationship. The “Love” crooner sister Elite Noel announced their mother’s passing.
“Worse pain ever …. to see my mama in a body bag on her birthday! My heart so f*ckin BROKE”
Keyshia Cole Shows Off A Hickey
In related Cole news, the R&B diva has been showing off her new relationship. The “Love” crooner recently took to social media to share a little love mark left from a new, unnamed bae.
Cole went to her Instagram Story with a photo of a massive neck hickey and a caption asking for more. Followers and people across social media immediately gave the music star flak over it, saying she’s too old and grown to be posting something like that.
Next time make it darker bae
Shutting Down The Haters
The “Heaven Sent” singer responded to all of the backlash on Twitter. She shut down the haters and asked if there was really an age too old for hickeys.
How can u be too old for a hickey ?? You b*tches crazy. And whoever said it. F*ck ya! #Respectfully
Keyshia Cole Announces Retirement From Music
The R&B star previously called it quits. The veteran musician went to social media in March 2021 to announce her retirement from music and let it be known she isn’t playing around.
At age 39, after countless hits and a career spanning from 1998 until now, Keyshia Cole has decided to focus on her personal life and put R&B aside. She also added some humor into her situation with a separate tweet.
“I’m not lying..”
#stimnyHitsAccount RETIREMENT SOUNDS GOOD😂 this is funny! Hella! Just thought I’d join in on the fun. I’m serious about retirement… 🤞🏽 but this is funny 😂