and The B-52s, died Thursday. Her husband, writer Edward Grinnan,

showed to NPR that Cruise died via way of means of suicide, and had struggled with "lupu

despair and alcohol and drug addiction" withinside the past. She turned into 65.

"She left this realm on her very own terms," Grinnan wrote of Cruise in a Facebook put up

Thursday evening. "No regrets. She is at peace. I performed her [the B-52s song] Roam

all through her transition. Now she can be able to roam forever. Rest In Peace, my love,

and like to you all." Born Dec. 1, 1956 in Creston, Iowa, Cruise turned into regarded for her uncommon vocal presence