‘Soul Train’ Creator Don Cornelius, Dead After Apparent Self Inflicted Wound!

 The creator of ‘Soul Train’ Don Cornelius found dead in apparent suicide. The American television show host and producer, was found non-responsive at his home in California.

It has been reported that Cornelius was in fact fount with a gunshot wound to his head, just early on February 1, 2012, this according to TMZ. The Law enforcement sources have confirmed that the bullet wound was self-inflicted.

 Cornelius was rushed to a Los Angeles hospital, but was pronounced dead upon arrival. His family has been notified of this incident, and he had earned his fame as a music industry icon when he launched Soul Train in 1971.

Rapper Ice Cube is among the stars paying tribute to the late Cornelius, tweeting on Tuesday morning:

“Rest in Peace, Love & Soul…Don Cornelius.”

Cornelius was 75-years-old.

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