We are just over five months into 2019, and already fans have had a number of tragic celebrity deaths to mourn.
From legendary actors, to Hip-hop stars, brilliant comedians, reality TV stars, celebrity chefs and iconic musicians, this year has claimed a number of beloved stars in short amount of time.
Below, we've put together a list of the most high-profile celebrities to pass away since the beginning of the year.
Scroll down to read more, and let us know in the comments which celebrity deaths have had the biggest impact on you.
According to Deadline, a family spokesperson confirmed that Singleton "passed away peacefully at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, surrounded by his family and friends."
On April 20, it was reported that Singleton had been hospitalized after suffering a stroke.
"According to our sources, the legendary John Singleton is in the hospital after suffering a stroke," a report from B. Scott's blog read. "His condition is unknown at this time, but we’re sending prayers his way. We’ll keep you updated with any significant developments."
On Sunday, March 31, rapper Nipsey Hussle was shot and killed outside of his Los Angeles store, The Marathon Clothing.
The suspected shooter was a man named Eric Holder, who sources stated had a personal beef with Hussle.
According to reports, the two men had a heated conversation, after which Holder retrieved a gun and opened fire on Hussle and some others who were in the parking lot at the time.
While multiple people were injured, Hussle was the only one to suffer fatal injuries. He was 33 years old at the time of his death.
Actor Luke Perry, who rose to fame as Dylan McKay on Beverly Hills, 90210 in the '90s and more recently appear in the The CW teen drama Riverdale, passed away on March 4 at the age of 52.
Perry suffered a stoke at his home in February and his condition, which unfortunately worsened, eventually led to his untimely death.
"The family appreciates the outpouring of support and prayers that have been extended to Luke from around the world, and respectfully request privacy in this time of great mourning," a statement from his family read. "No further details will be released at this time."
Actress Katherine Helmond, who starred as Mona Robinson on the classic ABC series Who's The Boss, passed away on Feb 23 at the age of 89.
Her death has been reported to be due to complications of Alzheimer's disease.
Following her death, her Who's The Boss co-star Alyssa Milano memorialized her in a tweet, writing, "Katherine Helmond has passed away. My beautiful, kind, funny, gracious, compassionate, rock. You were an instrumental part of my life. You taught me to hold my head above the marsh! You taught me to do anything for a laugh! What an example you were! Rest In Peace, Katherine."
On Sunday, Feb. 3, The Young and the Restless actor Kristoff St. John was found dead in his Los Angeles, California home. He was 52 years old.
No cause of death has been determined at this time, as police are continuing to investigate the matter.
“An infinite number of hearts are broken because of the passing of Kristoff St. John,” The Young and the Restless actress Eileen Davidson wrote in a statement to PEOPLE on St. John's passing.
“Kristoff was a loving kind generous sweet hilarious gifted human. He left an indelible mark on all who were blessed to know him. I am so grateful to have been able to work with him and laugh with him. My deepest condolences go out to his family and especially his children, who I know he loves so much," she added.
Top Chef contestant Fatima Ali died on Jan. 25 after a long fight against cancer. She was 29 years old.
"Fatima Ali (Chef Fati!) and her brave battle with cancer ended today," Aliza Raza wrote in an Instagram post announcing Ali passing. "Known for her win on Top Chef, but even more for her dynamic personality and hilarious wit, the young chef inspired thousands across borders."
"Please recite a special prayer for her and her loved ones," Raza added. "May she rest in power [broken heart] #cheffati #f—cancer."
Bob Einstein (pictured above): An iconic comedy actor who appeared on Curb Your Enthusiasm and starred for years as Super Dave Osborne, Einstein passed away on Jan. 2, at the age of 76.
Louisa Moritz: An actress who appeared in films such as One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest and Death Race 2000 (1975), Moritz passed away on Jan. 4 at the age of 72.
Suzanne Hevner: An actress who appeared in series' such as Law & Order: Criminal Intent and Netflix's Mindhunter, Hevner passed away on Jan. 4 after a battle with cancer.
Verna Bloom: An actress who appeared in classic films such as High Plains Drifter and Animal House, Bloom passed away on Jan. 9 at the age of 80.
Lorna Doom: The bassist for the legendary punk rock band The Germs, Doom passed away on Jan. 16 at the age of 61.
Kevin Barnett: Co-creator of Rel and screenwriter Kevin Barnett passed away on Jan. 22 from complications from Pancreatitis. He was 32 years old.
Steven Levy, aka Steve Bean: Known for roles on Shameless, Ray Donovan, and Quantum Leap, Levy died on Jan. 21 at the age of 58. His passing came after a long battle with cancer.
Dick Miller: Iconic character actor Dick Miller died on Jan. 30 at the age of 90. He appeared in classic films such as Gremlins, The 'Burbs, and Terminator.
Neal "Banjo Man" James (pictured above): The star of Animal Planet’s Call of the Wildman, passed away on Feb. 1, at the age of 55.
Albert Finney (pictured above): A renowned British actor, Finney — known for starring in movies like Tom Jones and Skyfall — died on Feb. 7. He was 82.
Jan-Michael Vincent: Star of the 80s action TV series Airwolf, Vincent passed away on Feb. 10 at the age of 74.
Karl Lagerfeld: Iconic fashion designer Lagerfeld died Tuesday, Feb. 19 in Paris. He was 85 years old.
Peter Tork: Bassist for the legendary pop-rock band The Monkees, Tork passed away on Feb. 22 at the age of 77.
Brody Stevens: Comedian and actor Brody Stevens died on February 22 at the age of 48. His death was due to an apparent suicide by hanging.
Janice Freeman: a former contestant on The Voice, Freeman passed away on March 2 after experiencing a blood clot that went to her heart. She was 33 years old.
Sara Romweber: Drummer of legendary college rock band Let’s Active passed away on March 4 at the age of 55 after a battle with cancer, according to Pitchfork.
Keith Flint: Vocalist for the iconic British electronic band The Prodigy, Flint died on March 4 of a reported suicide. He was 49 years old.
Jed Allan: A veteran daytime soap opera actor who appeared in Beverly Hills, 90210 late in his career, Allan died Saturday, March 9. He was 84 years old.
Mike Thalassitis: A soccer player-turned-reality star who appeared on the U.K. version of Love Island, Thalassitis was found dead on March 15. He was 26 years old.
Dick Dale: Real name Richard Anthony Monsour, the legendary guitarist known as the "King of the Surf Guitar," died March 16 at age 81.
Yoji Harada: Tattoo artist Yoji Harada, who appeared in TLC's Miami Ink, died on Wednesday, March 27. He was 46.
Tania Mallet: A former Bond girl who appeared in Goldfinger, Mallet passed away on March 30 at the age of 77.
Earl Thomas Conley: Singer/songwriter and country music legend Earl Thomas Conley (pictured above right, with Blake Shelton) passed away on April 10 from cerebral atrophy. He was 77 yeas old.
Bradley Welsh: British boxing champ and Trainspotting 2 actor Bradley Welsh reportedly died on April 10 after suffering a fatal gunshot wound. He was 42 years old.
Georgia Engel: Longtime comedy actress Georgia Engel, who appeared in iconic series' such as Everybody Loves Raymond and The Mary Tyler Moore Show, passed away on April 12.
Lorraine Warren: As a Paranormal Investigator, Warren was the inspiration for The Conjuring franchise. She passed away on April 18 at the age of 92.
Ken Kercheval: Known for roles on Dallas, Starsky & Hutch, L.A. Law, Crossing Jordan, Diagnosis: Murder and ER, Kercheval died on April 21. He was 83.
Stefanie Sherk: Canadian actress and model Stefanie Sherk, the wife of Oscar-nominated actor Demian Bichir, was reported dead on April 20. She reportedly attempted to taken her own life on April 12, and succumbed to her injuries eight days later.
Larry "Flash" Jenkins: Most recognized from his time as Corporal North on M*A*S*H, Jenkins passed away on April 25 at the age of 63.
Jessie Lawrence Ferguson: An accomplished actor who appeared in Darkman, Prince of Darkness, and Boyz n the Hood. He died on April 26 at the age of 77.
Phil McCormack: The lead singer for southern rock band Molly Hatcht since 1995, McCormack passed away on April 26 at the age of 58.
Troy Shafer: Star of DIY Network's Nashville Flipped, Shafer died at age 38. His brother shared that he passed away unexpectedly in his sleep on April 28.
Barbara Perry: The Dick Van Dyke Show actress Barbara Perry (pictured above between Mary Tyler Moore and Dick Van Dyke) died on May 5. She was 97 years old.
Max Azria: A fashion industry icon and the founder of BCBG, Azri passed away on May 6 at the age of 70. The designer died at a Houston, Texas hospital after battling lung cancer.
Jim Fowler: Famed zoologist and star of Wild Kingdom, Fowler died on May 8 from complications of heart disease. He was 89 years old.
Harold Lederman: Longtime boxing judge and HBO personality Harold Lederman died on May 11 at the age of 89 following a long battle with cancer.
Peggy Lipton: Actress Peggy Lipton, best known for her roles on The Mod Squad and Twin Peaks, died on May 11 after a battle with cancer. She was 72.
Doris Day: One of America's most iconic Hollywood stars, Day died on May 13 after contracting pneumonia. She was 97.
Isaac Kappy: An actor who had small roles in the films Thor, Terminator Salvation and the AMC series Breaking Bad, died Monday, May 14. He was 42.
Tim Conway: legendary comedian and star of The Carol Burnett Show, passed away on May 14 at the age of 85.
Ashley Massaro: Former WWE superstar and Survivor alum Ashley Massaro died on May 16, at the age of 39. It was reported that she may have taken her own life.
Sammy Shore: A legendary comedian best known as the co-founder The Comedy Store in Los Angeles, as well as the father of actor Pauly Shore, Sammy Shore died on May 18, at the age of 92.
Niki Lauda: An Austrian Formula One racing champion from the 1970s, Lauda passed away on Monday, May 20. He was 70 years old.
Bart Starr: Legendary Green Bay Packers QB Bart Starr passed away on May 26, at the age of 85.0comments
Bill Buckner: A Major League Baseball icon who suffered a lengthy battle with Lewy Body Dementia, Buckner died on May 27 at the age of 69.
Gabriel Diniz: 28-year-old Latin pop star Gabriel Diniz died in a tragic plane accident on May 27.