励志歌手, 谁的声音比生命还大, 九月去世. 10, 根据一个 funeral home in Cocoa, 弗拉.
库姆斯的妻子, 卡特里娜·库姆斯, 告诉 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 磅, 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” 在 2012, Combs delivered a show-stopping rendition of Bette Midler’s 1988 击中, “Wind Beneath My Wings,” for celebrity judges Simon Cowell, 布兰妮·斯皮尔斯, 洛杉矶. Reid and 黛咪·洛瓦托（Demi Lovato）.
它是 announced in July 那 “X Factor,” which has launched the careers of One Direction, Leona Lewis and many others, will end after 17 年份.