I knew Sharon had pancreatic cancer, but she fought with such a force, you felt like she might be one to crack it. If you haven't seen Barbara Kopple's documentary on her, "Miss Sharon Jones" which just came out this year, you need to. Filled with the incredible talent and fighter that she was, her story of perseverance and song will leave you mourning her all the more. Honor her by watching and listening.
Click here for The New York Times' article on Sharon's passing.
Click here for NYT's article from this past July when Sharon was still touring.
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