Cuba Gooding Sr., a popular soul singer and father to the Oscar winner, was found dead Thursday in the San Fernando Valley.
Police are saying Cuba Gooding Jr.'s dad was slumped over in his silver Jaguar when he was found. The fire department attempted CPR, but could not resuscitate him.
Police suspect he died from an overdose.
Cuba Sr. was the lead singer of the '70s soul group The Main Ingredient, which had a huge hit in 1972 with "Everybody Plays the Fool."