‘The Boy Is Mine’ Songwriter LaShawn Daniels Dead At 41

Grammy Award-winning songwriter LaShawn Daniels has reportedly passed away at the age of 41.

Daniels is responsible for classics like “The Boy Is Mine” by Brandy and Monica, “Say My Name” by Destiny’s Child and “You Rock My World” by Michael Jackson. Daniels worked with big names like Jennifer Lopez, Whitney Houston, Beyoncé and more.

April Daniels, wife of the late Daniels took to social media this afternoon to confirm her husband died following a horrific car crash in South Carolina. Friends and collaborators have taken to social media to celebrate his legacy and mourn the loss of one of the music industry’s brightest talents.

The tributes to the talented Daniels are pouring in online:

Our prayers are with his wife and family during this tremendously difficult time. We send our deepest condolences. This is a great loss.