IT’S A SAD DAY FOR MANY FANS OF CUBA GOODING SR. DETAILS INSIDE
The father of actor Cuba Gooding Jr, Cuba Gooding Sr, was found dead in his car last night. He was 72 years old.
Assistant Chief Ed Winter says the cause of death is under investigation. However, drugs and alcohol were found in the car on the night of his death.
The elder Gooding rose to fame for “Everybody Plays the Fool,” which he sang with the rhythm-and-blues group. The song helped the family move from the Bronx to Southern California.
Cuba Gooding Jr has not yet shown his reaction to the public.