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Karen Carpenter...voice of an angel.  Gone too soon.

Karen Carpenter (March 1950 – February : Died from heart failure complicated by her eating disorder anorexia nervosa.

Karen Carpenter

Karen Carpenter - Best female vocalist in this world. No one else can make you feel like she is in the room singing with you - a voice full of raw emotion.

Karen Carpenter...RIP....so beautiful!

Lovely Karen Carpenter would be an angel in my field, her beautiful singing echoing amongst the clouds.

The beautiful Karen Carpenter.

15 rare portraits of true music icons

Karen Carpenter suffered from anorexia, an eating disorder which was little known at the time. She died in 1993 at age 32 from heart failure caused by complications related to her illness. Carpenter's death led to increased visibility and awareness of eating disorders (Wikipedia)

Karen Carpenter suffered from anorexia. She died at age 32 from heart failure caused by complications related to her illness. Carpenter's death led to increased visibility and awareness of eating disorders.

Karen Carpenter. Gone way too soon. Love their music to this day!

Karen Carpenter, retro fashion- love the collar and high-waisted skirt w/ buttons

Karen Carpenter, 1950-1983 She had the best voice. I still sing along to her music. A Mid West girl who made it big and was pressured to lose weight. (She must have been a size 6 at the most.) You're missed Karen!

My all time favourite Karen photo - happy at the drums, looking good with her 'LEAD SISTER' tee.

The #70's ~ #Karen #Carpenter ~ died at the age of 32yrs ~ suffered with anorexia for many yrs ~ she was a very talented lady.... still miss her!

Karen Carpenter ~ died at the age of ~ suffered with anorexia for many yrs ~ she was a very talented lady.

“I know I ask perfection of a quite imperfect world and fool enough to think that's what I'll find.”   ― Karen Carpenter, The  Carpenters - I Need To Be In Love Lyrics

The Carpenters were an American vocal and instrumental duo, consisting of siblings Karen and Richard Carpenter. During their career, the Carpenters recorded 11 albums. Do you remember "When I was young"?

Karen Carpenter, 1976

Sonic Youth recorded "Tunic (Song for Karen)" for Goo as a tribute to the late singer. Read Kim Gordon’s Open Letter to Karen Carpenter.

Odd-Looking Babies Who Grew Up to Be Music Stars

Odd-Looking Babies Who Grew Up to Be Music Stars

The always beautiful Karen Carpenter

The always beautiful Karen Carpenter