Grammy-winning songwriter and producer,LaShawn Danielshas reportedly died at the age of 41.
While the cause of death has yet to be confirmed, friends of the American music producer have taken to social media to express condolences.
It's been rumored that LaShawn who is also known asBig Shizpassed away after being involved in a car accident.
Daniels was best known for his collaborations with the music producer Darkchild, with songwriting credits on a litany of pop and R&B classics includingBrandyandMonica’s “The Boy Is Mine”, “Lose My Breath” byDestiny’s Child, “Telephone” byLady GagaandBeyoncé,“If You Had My Love” byJennifer Lopezand “It’s Not Right But It’s Okay” byWhitney Houston.
He also worked on tracks by theSpice Girls, George Michael, Mary J Blige, Alicia Keys, Toni Braxton, Michael Jackson, andJanet Jacksonamong many others.