Pop singer who soared to #1 with her Grammy Award-nominated song "It's My Party" in 1963.
She grew up in a household of musical talent, as her brother won an Oscar for the theme song to FAME.
In 2004, she began hosting In The Life, which focuses on LGBT issues. A year later, she came out as a lesbian.
Her younger brother is Michael Gore, a musician.
Her hit single "It's My Party" was produced by Quincy Jones.