When and how did wayne cooper of the group cameo die

Some reports indicate that Wayne Cooper died in a plane crash in 1981 and other reports claim that he allegedly succumbed to AIDS in 1984.

As per Findagrave.com, Wayne died on September 22, 1984. His remains were cremated, ashes given to family or friend.

Not much is available on Wayne and his life except that he was born in the northern New York City suburb of Poughkeepsie, New York. He was the lead vocalist for the '70s/'80s R&B Funk band Cameo, which were best known for the songs, I Just Want to Be amongst others. He began on the "We All Know Who We Are" album until the "Cameosis" album.

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