JODI Albert has paid an emotional tribute to her "beautiful mummy" who passed away after a courageous battle with cancer saying she will "miss her forever".
Jodi's mother Eileen died on Monday night surrounded by family aged 61.
The singer, who is married to Voice of Ireland judge and ex-Westlifer Kian Egan, announced the news last night.
"My beautiful little mummy passed away peacefully with her adoring family around her after an 8-year battle with cancer," Jodi said.
"She fought hard and her strength was inspiring.
"I will miss her forever and will do my best to be the loving, selfless amazing mother to my children as she was to me."