Robert Weaver, a native of Oakland, California,  formed a star making  choir that  made history  by becoming the first gospel choir to record and release a single from How Sweet The Sound.

He was known as a trailblazer in the Bay Area  hosting outstanding musicals and  standing room only concerts.

Sadly, he was recently diagnosed with cancer a few sort days ago.  The battle was not won and he succumbed to his illness this morning.

Robert relocated to Atlanta,  formed a choir,  released a CD and competed in Version Wireless How Sweet the Sound.

As  a side job  he followed his dream and in Atlanta Robert opened a success hair salon,  Salon Deon and maintained the  coifs a bevy of star clients

Take a moment and remember the great talent.

Fans have started leaving emotional tributes on his Facebook page.

Here are just a few:

im so hurt,lost now. lost at words. to here the lost of my friend & my brother min. robert weaver. but god knows best!!! to his family and the weaver chorale hold ur head
We can’t question. God on death. We are only here for a season. God makes no mistake. Our day will come.get your life right with god
To Robert Weaver and the Weaver Chorale, I am so saddened to hear of his passing. May God comfort you and give you strength. RIP Robert, you were a beautiful spirit…

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