The death of girl group singer Simone Battle was ruled a suicide by hanging, authorities said Sunday. The 25-year-old Battle was found dead in her West Hollywood home, Los Angeles County.
Battle became known through her performances on the television show “X Factor,” Later she joined the group G.R.L.
A posting on G.R.L.’s Twitter account on Saturday said, “Words cannot express the depth of our loss. Simone’s incredible talent was only surpassed by the size of her heart.”
“We will carry her memory with us in everything we do.”