Romanthony (Anthony Moore) has died. the American disc jockey, producer and singer best known for his work with French duo Draft Punk (One More Time) dead at forty six years old on May 7, 2013 at his home in Austin. Back in 2013 he had released the song ‘2Nite4U along with Kris Menace. Romanthony also dabbled in house, R & B and Hip Hop. The cause of the DJ’s death is yet to be confirmed.
According to posts on his sister’s Mellony Moore’s Facebook page she wrote earlier this month:
‘Thank you for your calls and prayers my brother was a musical genius.’
In an earlier post, she had written:
‘My baby brother Romanthony AKA Anthony Moore passed away 7 May 2013 at his home in Austin TX.
‘Our family is shocked with grief. A memorial service is being planned for a future date.’
Sadness: The DJ community paid tribute to the singer on Twitter Although he died nearly two weeks ago, it has taken time for the news to reach his dance music contemporaries.
Leading the tributes on Sunday was American house DJ Roger Sanchez, who tweeted:
’What is going on? I just heard that Romanthony died – 4 those who don’t know he was the voice of Daft Punk’s One More Time – sad.
‘We’re losing legends this year.’
British DJ Pete Tong added on his Twitter page:
‘Sad news RIP Romanthony.’ DJ Cassius tweeted: ‘Romanthony…So sad.’