‘American Idol’ Star and Grammy-Winning Singer, Mandisa, Found Dead at 47

Mandisa Lynn Hundley, known as Mandisa, the Grammy-winning singer and “American Idol” alum,

has tragically passed away at the age of 47. Her death was confirmed through a heartfelt announcement on her official Facebook page, which included a tribute video to her song “You Wouldn’t Cry.” Mandisa was found deceased in her Nashville home on April 18, 2024, with the cause of death currently unknown.

The news has deeply affected her fans, friends, and family, sparking an outpouring of tributes and prayers on social media. Known for her powerful voice and uplifting music, Mandisa’s influence extended beyond her songs as she openly shared her struggles with mental health, providing support and inspiration to many.

Mandisa rose to fame on “American Idol” in 2006 and later won a Grammy for her album “Overcomer.”