Capitol Records exec Quinn Coleman has died at only 31 years of age.
Quinn is the son of Debra Lee, CEO of BET. Quinn’s cause of death is still unknown; he’s been a music exec at Capitol Records since 2018 and previously worked at Warner Brothers. A representative of his mom Lee says in a statement: “Quinn was a loving son, brother, cousin and friend, a passionate DJ and A&R executive with a bright future ahead of him. Debra and her family are devastated by Quinn’s passing and ask for privacy and respect as they grieve together.”
Capitol Records Pres Jeff Vaughn says in a statement: “We are all devastated to learn of the untimely passing of our colleague and friend, Quinn Coleman. He will be greatly missed. We offer our deepest condolences to Quinn’s family and loved ones at this extremely difficult time.”