Rationing is back! The Brown Foundation asked fans of the “Papa’s Got a Brand New Bag” singer and his daughter to make a donation to the James Brown Academy of Musik Pupils in lieu of flowers. Yamma wrote. She was 53. Get push notifications with news, features and more. Mutual Fund and ETF data provided by Refinitiv Lipper. Powered and implemented by FactSet Digital Solutions. Why 'The Rock' is endorsing THIS candidate, Prince Philip believed Meghan Markle, Prince Harry’s royal exit ‘would be damaging to the monarchy': book, John Legend appears to jab at Trump fans Ice Cube, Lil Wayne during rally for Kamala Harris, Brock Pierce, former child star, discusses his 2020 run for president, Olivia Newton-John says Kelly Preston’s death ‘keeps me going’ in fight against cancer, Julianne Hough files for divorce from Brooks Laich five months after separation: reports, 'RHOBH' star Kyle Richards reveals she got a nose job after fans 'were speculating' about her face. We are no longer accepting comments on this article. Quotes displayed in real-time or delayed by at least 15 minutes. The foundation said Venisha's family thanks everyone for their “prayers and telephone calls,” but asked for privacy. Emotional Amber Heard hugs family after hearing Johnny Depp verdict: Actress toasts victory with... My ringside seat at this pulsing geyser of squalid petulance: JAN MOIR on the Johnny Depp courtroom drama... ALISON BOSHOFF: He's filmed half of blockbuster sequel Fantastic Beasts 3, but with his reputation wrecked,... ROYAL EXCLUSIVE: Princess Diana's brother Earl Spencer sensationally exposes Martin Bashir letter falsely... MARTIN SAMUEL: Heading the ball kills like asbestos does, so why isn't it banned? Legal Statement. 'My beautiful big sis Venisha has received her angels wings...my heart is broken but I am comforted by the peace you now have!!!' Venisha, a songwriter and musician, was active in the James Brown Family Foundation and is remembered as “one who fully embodied the dance moves of her father.”. this link is to an external site that may or may not meet accessibility guidelines. James Brown II’s dad, the late legendary singer James Brown, died on Christmas Day in 2006. “My beautiful big sis Venisha has received her angel wings…my heart is broken but I am comforted by the peace you now have!!! Legal Statement. Venisha Brown, daughter of soul singers James Brown and Yvonne Fair, died Wednesday. By Associated Press and Dailymail.com Reporter, Published: 00:11 GMT, 21 September 2018 | Updated: 08:47 GMT, 21 September 2018.