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Natalie Cole Cause Of Death Revealed

The singer's family confirmed it was heart failure.

Evan Agostini // Associated Press

Singer Natalie Cole's cause of death has been revealed by her family, according to the Associated Press.

The Grammy winner passed due to heart failure caused by idiopathic pulmonary arterial hypertension. Her family told the news outlet Cole received a kidney transplant in 2009 and was diagnosed with a rare lung disease that led to shortness of breath and chest pain. Plans for her funeral arraignments are still in the works.

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