MELISSA Etheridge's son Beckett has died age 21.
We take a look back over his life with his singer mom.
Who was Melissa Etheridge's son Beckett?
Melissa and Julie Cypher welcomed Beckett in November 1998 via artificial insemination after the birth of their daughter, Bailey Jean, in February 1997.
It was later revealed that the biological father was singer David Crosby.
Julie and Melissa split in 2000.
However, they lived in back-to-back houses in order to focus on their co-parenting.
How did Melissa Etheridge's son Beckett die?
It was revealed on May 13, 2020 that Beckett had sadly passed away.
The news that he had died was announced on Melissa's Twitter page.
The tweet read: "We’re sad to inform you that Melissa’s son Beckett passed away and there will not be a Concerts From Home show today."
No cause of death has been revealed.
Does Melissa Etheridge have any other children?
Melissa is also mom to 13-year-old twins, son Miller and daughter Johnnie, from her relationship with Tammy Lynn Michaels.
She is now married to Linda Wallem.
"There's nothing like taking the responsibility or creating the responsibility of bringing a human being into this world and helping it in its first years," Melissa told Parents.com of bringing up four children.
"It doesn't matter the equation that gets you there or what you are to that person. It doesn't matter at all. It is the bond between you and the child."
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