SiriusXM pays tribute to ’60s icon & ‘Be My Baby’ singer Ronnie Spector
Ronnie Spector, iconic ’60s crooner and lead singer of the Ronettes, has died after a battle with cancer, her family confirmed. Hear tributes, classic Ronettes hits and insights from Ronnie herself below and on Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Radio (Ch. 310).
“Ronnie lived her life with a twinkle in her eye, a spunky attitude, a wicked sense of humor and a smile on her face. She was filled with love and gratitude. Her joyful sound, playful nature and magical presence will live on in all who knew, heard or saw her. In lieu of flowers, Ronnie requested that donations be made to your local women’s shelter or to the American Indian College Fund,” Spector’s family said in a statement.
You can also join SiriusXM in paying tribute to her musical legacy on Soul Town (Ch. 49).