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HipHollywood has learned that a former contest on “The Voice” was found dead on Friday. Anthony Riley’s body was discovered unresponsive in the basement of his Philadelphia apartment.

Just this year, Riley appeared on the popular NBC program, but left the show early to enter a substance abuse program. NBC has issued a statement saying, “We are sad over the passing of Anthony Riley. We offer our deepest condolences to his friends and family during this very difficult time.”

Riley was named Philadelphia’s best street performer by Philadelphia Magazine in 2014. Here’s video of Riley performing James Brown’s hit, “I Feel Good.”

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