Bonnie Pointer

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Pointer in 1974

Patricia Eva "Bonnie" Pointer (July 11, 1950 – June 8, 2020) was an American singer. She is most notable for being a member of the R&B singing group The Pointer Sisters. She also had her own solo hits after leaving the group in 1977. Her disco cover of The Elgins' "Heaven Must Have Sent You" became a U.S. Top 20 pop hit in 1979. She was born in Oakland, California.

On June 8, 2020, Pointer died due to cardiac arrest in Los Angeles. She was 69.[1]

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  1. Barsanti, Sam (June 8, 2020). "R.I.P. Bonnie Pointer of The Pointer Sisters". The A.V. Club. Retrieved June 9, 2020.

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