Ronnie Spector, who as leader of the girl group The Ronettes sang 1960s hits including “Be My Baby,” “Baby I Love You” and “Walking in the Rain,” died Wednesday at age 78 after a brief battle with cancer.
Her death drew tributes and expressions of grief from music industry colleagues.——“I’m in total shock! Did not see this one coming.
Please give me time to process my thoughts to give Ronnie the proper tribute she deserves. She and I shared so much together.” — Darlene Love, via Facebook.“I just heard the news about Ronnie Spector and I don’t know what to say.Read more on abcnews.go.com