Most popular for hits You and I Wasn't With It, Powell's demise was declared on Instagram by his sister on Wednesday morning.

Powell purportedly died "calmly" at his home in Los Angeles.

Anyway a reason for death is yet to be uncovered.

It is with overwhelming sadness that we declare the death of our cherished child,

 sibling and uncle Jesse Powell. He died calmly in his Los Angeles home.

The family requests protection right now as we grieve gigantic misfortune and praise his never-ending inheritance."

esse cherished music and he particularly adored his fans who upheld him all through his vocation.

We believe all of you should realize that you meant everything to him.

Powell delivered four studio collections during his profession and

was the more seasoned sibling of R&B artists Trina and Tamara.