El cantante inspirador, cuya voz era más grande que la vida, murió en septiembre. 10, de acuerdo a un funeral home in Cocoa, Fla.
Esposa de Combs, Peines Katrina, dijo TMZ Thursday he died of kidney failure.
Combs was surrounded by friends and family at a hospital in Florida at the time of his death, according to Katrina
The performer and minister, who once weighed 920 libras, was hospitalized in 2009. But Combs worked himself down to 385 pounds through a strict exercise regimen and change in diet by the time he appeared on “X Factor” in a wheelchair.
“I have so much gratitude to be his wife for 25 years and to be his best friend,” Katrina told TMZ.
During his unforgettable stint on “X Factor” en 2012, Combs delivered a show-stopping rendition of Bette Midler’s 1988 pegar, “Wind Beneath My Wings,” for celebrity judges Simon Cowell, Britney Spears, L.A. Reid and Demi Lovato.
Fue announced in July que “X Factor,” which has launched the careers of One Direction, Leona Lewis and many others, will end after 17 años.