Cuba Gooding Sr., mostly known as the lead singer of a soulful 70s group The Main Ingredient, was found dead Thursday in Woodland Hills, California.
The 72 year old actor and singer is a father to four including Oscar winner Cuba Gooding Jr., and actor Omar Gooding. According to TMZ, law enforcement reported Gooding Sr., was discovered slumped over in his silver Jaguar. At 12:58 PM the fire department arrived on the scene and performed CPR but was deemed unsuccessful.
Sources tells TMZ, law enforcement suspects the late singer could have overdosed on empty booze containers that was located in his car.
In 1972 The Main Ingredient took the world by storm with their huge hit “Everybody Plays The Fool.”
RIP Cuba Gooding Sr.