Singer Teena Marie has passed away last night at the young age of 54. Teena rose to fame as a singer, songwriter, guitarist and Grammy nominated artist. Marie was best known for her work with the late funk legend Rick James.

She passed away last night in her sleep, according to reports.

Marie’s biggest hit came in 1984 with her single ‘Lovergirl,’ which peaked at number four on the Billboard Hot 100 chart.