Authorities in Los Angeles have confirmed that G.R.L. singer Simone Battle took her own life.
According to CNN, the Los Angeles County coroner performed an autopsy Sunday and concluded that the "X Factor" finalist committed suicide by hanging herself. Battle was found dead at her West Hollywood apartment on Friday.
Following news of her death, a message on G.R.L.'s official Twitter page said:
Words cannot express the depth of our loss. Simone's incredible talent was only surpassed by the size of her heart.— G.R.L. (@grl) September 6, 2014
We will carry her memory with us in everything we do.— G.R.L. (@grl) September 6, 2014
She was also mourned by artists such as Pitbull, Nicole Scherzinger, Simon Cowell and The Game.
I am so sad to hear about the news Simone Battle has passed away. She was such a fun nice person. It's such a loss. Rest in peace Simone.— Simon Cowell (@SimonCowell) September 6, 2014
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