It's true. I am sorry to report that Vanity/Denise Matthews has passed away. She was 57.
— drfunkenberry (@drfunkenberry) February 16, 2016
Denise Matthews aka Vanity of the 80’s group Vanity 6 has passed away. She was 57.
Vanity has been ill with what's called sclerosis encapsulating peritonitis, which is a bowel inflammation. Cases are rare but fatal.
— Charles Broccoli (@hotterthanjuly) February 16, 2016