(CNN) – Tiffini Hale, former cast member of “The All New Mickey Mouse Club” and singer of pop group The Party has died on Christmas Day, according to some of her co-stars and bandmates.
She was 46 years old.
“It is with the greatest of broken hearts that we share the sad news of the passing of our beloved sister, Tiffini Talia Hale”, reads an article on The Party’s Facebook page. “Earlier this month, she suffered a cardiac arrest which left her in a coma. After many prayers and with her family by her side, our dearest Tiff breathed her last on Christmas morning. She is now resting peacefully.
The post, which was signed by his “Mickey Mouse Club” co-stars Deedee Magno, Chasen Hampton, Albert Jeunepierre Fields and Damon Pampolina and “the whole family of the Mickey Mouse Club,” asked for the confidentiality of Hale’s family. while they were crying.
“Tiffini’s mother Nancy and sister Tanya send their love to everyone, as well as many thanks for their kind support over the years,” the post read.
Hale was one of the original cast members of “The All New Mickey Mouse Club” when he debuted in 1989 on The Disney Channel and appeared on the series until 1991.
Disney took inspiration from this cast to form pop group The Party, which included Hale, Fields, Hampton, Magno and Damon.
They have been ranked with singles such as “In My Dreams”, “Summer Vacation” and “That’s Why”.
The Party dissolved in 1993 before meeting in 2013 without Hale.
Hale returned to the “Mickey Mouse Club” in 1994, when the series added Britney Spears, Justin Timberlake, Ryan Gosling and Christina Aguilera as cast members.
His former co-star and band member Hampton posted a long tribute to Hale on Thursday on his Instagram account, writing “Part of her magic was that she never knew how amazing she really was.”
“She was humble, thoughtful and kind. She was playful and so funny. An incredible singer, character and dramatic actress, and when music touched me, we are unmatched by any female pop star since! he wrote. “She was an absolutely amazing performer and I’m so honored to have had her in my life.”
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