David Peaston, R&B Crooner, Dead at 54

David Peaston, who rose to fame in the late 1980s after wowing audiences on “Showtime at the Apollo,” has died. He was 54. Peaston’s niece, Neuka Mitchell, reported that her uncle, who had lost both of his legs below the knee to diabetes, died of complications from the disease. Born and raised in St. Louis, Peaston […]