Nile Rogers’ mum, Beverly Goodman, has died.
The American guitarist took to Twitter on Sunday night to reveal the heartbreaking news.
He typed: “My mom #BeverlyGoodman#RIP passed away around 6am today. I breathed some of my 1st breaths with her and she breathed some of her last with me. My brothers and I will contact everyone soon. Today I’m numb.”
Alongside the post he shared a snap of his mum in bed as he laid his head on hers.
On December 23 the co-founder of Chic took to the micro-blogging site to share his sadness at being unable to spend the festive period with his mum.