Denise Matthews dies at 57

  • Denise Matthews, best known for collaboration with Prince, died at a hospital in Fremont, California. She fronted the group Vanity 6. Born in Canada, Matthews started her career as a model and went on to play sultry characters in the 1980s, including in the movies “Action Jackson” and “52 Pick-Up”. It was in 1982, that Matthews headlined the group Vanity 6 which already had a close association with Prince.