American R&B singer and actress who signed with Polydor in the late Eighties, Marva Hicks handed away on Saturday, September 17, 2022. Hicks was 47 years previous.
Hicks scored her largest chart hit with the one “Never Been in Love Before”, written and produced by Jimmy Scott, which peaked at quantity seven, whereas two singles adopted.
On July 16, 1996, she carried out as a background singer for Michael Jackson in a free live performance on the Jerudong Park Amphitheatre in Bandar Seri Begawan. The live performance was in celebration of the fiftieth birthday of Hassanal Bolkiah, the Sultan of Brunei and was attended by the Brunei Royal Family.
Hicks additionally carried out as Rafiki in The Lion King, as an understudy for the main actress. She performed T’Pel, the spouse of Tuvok, in three episodes of Star Trek: Voyager.
Words fall quick of expressing our grief on your loss, as we mourn with household and associates for this nice loss. Please settle for our condolences and will our prayers assist consolation you. Please obtain our heartfelt condolences.
Remembering my buddy singer, composer, actress and #Broadway star Marva Hicks 💔💔💔💔💔🙏🏾🙏🏾🙏🏾🙏🏾
Sending prayers to her candy loving husband Akwasi Taha- (my faculty buddy) and to everybody who cherished Marva…
We will miss you a lot.
Rest In Heavenly Eternal Peace, Sis…🕊🕊 pic.twitter.com/Cp7Ryn4Oih
— Holly Robinson Peete 💃🏾♍️ (@hollyrpeete) September 18, 2022