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Get Ready Eddie Kendricks

Get Ready Eddie Kendricks

Get Ready Eddie Kendricks

It’s been fun doing Get Ready Eddie Kendricks, but I enjoyed it anyway. I’ll try to post this blog right after you read it< but first you have to make an comment about what you think of my blog, before I start work on it.

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Get Ready Eddie Kendricks

Kendricks in 1972



Background Information


Birth Name

Edward James Kendrick

Also Referred To As

Eddie Kendrick

Birth

December 17, 1939
Union Springs, Alabama, U.S.

Origin

Ensley, Alabama, U.S.

Death

October 5, 1992 (aged 52).

Birmingham, Alabama, U.S.

Genres

R&B.
soul.
disco.

Occupations

Singer.
songwriter.


Instruments

Vocals.

Years Active

1955 1992.

Labels

Motown.
Tamla.
Atlantic.
RCA.

Associated Acts

The Temptations.
The Supremes.
Paul Williams.
Smokey Robinson.
Marvin

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Knock On Wood Eddie Floyd

Knock On Wood Eddie Floyd

Knock On Wood Eddie Floyd

I must have wore out my copy of  “Knock On Wood by Eddie Floyd, so I’m proud and humbled to do Knock On Wood Eddie Floyd, please stick around and listen to my album of his from iTunes.

 

Edward Lee Floyd (birthed June 25, 1937) is an American soul-R & B singer and songwriter, best recognized for his work on the Stax record label in the 1960s as well as 1970s including the number 1 R&B hit song Knock onWood.

Eddie Floyd

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Knock On Wood Eddie Floyd

Eddie Floyd in 2000



Background Information

Birth Name

Edward Lee Floyd

Birthed

June 25, 1937 (age 82).

Montgomery, Alabama, USA.

Genres

Southern Soul, R&B, Soul.

Occupations

Songwriter, Musician.

Years Active

1956 present.

Labels

Stax, Concord.

Associated Acts

Th...

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Dion Part Two

Dion Part Two

Dion Part Two

I’m listing to his album, and I wonder why we can’t go back, to his time, and not hear vulgar language. in Dion Part Two, I pickup as I left off.

Changing Fortunes: 1965 1968

Following a European tour, Dion returned to the U.S. and was introduced to classic blues by Columbia‘s John Hammond. To the consternation of his management, he began recording more blues-oriented material, including Willie Dixon‘s Hoochie Coochie Man and Spoonful, but these releases some produced by Tom Wilson, with AlKooper on keyboards were not commercially successful. In 1965, still with Columbia, Dion formed a new group to back him, The Wanderers, composed of John Falbo on guitar, Pete Baron (Pete Falciglia) on bass, and Carlo Mastrangelo of The Belmonts on drums. They mad...

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Lord Is A Wonder Dorothy Norwood

Lord Is A Wonder Dorothy Norwood

Lord Is A Wonder Dorothy Norwood

When I’m down, she picks me up with her voice, and I know that, Lord Is A Wonder Dorothy Norwood, and she also should be praised.

Dorothy Norwood ( born May 29, 1935) is an American gospel singer and songwriter.She began touring with her family at the age of eight, and in 1956, began singing with Mahalia Jackson. In the early 1960s she was a member of  The Caravans, and in 1964, she embarked on a solo career, recording her first album, Johnny and JesusHer 1991 album Live with the Northern California GMWA Mass Choir reached the Number 1 position on Billboard s Top Forty.

Birth Name

Dorothy Norwood

Also Known As

The World‘s Greatest Gospel Storyteller

Born

May 29, 1935 (age 84).

Origin

Atlanta, GA.

Genres

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Just One Look Doris Troy

Just One Look Doris Troy

Just One Look Doris Troy

Just One Look Doris Troy, and you know what  I’m typing about, but if you don’t, then read on. 

Doris Troy (born Doris Elaine Higginsen; January 6, 1937 February 16, 2004) was an American R&B singer and songwriter, known to her many fans as Mama Soul. Her biggest hit was Just One Look, a top 10 hit in 1963. She was also one of the four female back up singers on The Dark Side of the Moon by Pink Floyd.

Doris Troy



Background Information



Birth Name

Doris Elaine Higginsen

Also Known As

Doris Payne

Born

January 6, 1937

Origin

The Bronx, New York, U.S.

Died

February 16, 2004 (aged 67).

Las Vegas, Nevada, U.S.

Genres

R&B.

Occupations

Singer, songwriter.

Instruments

Vocals.

Years Active

1962 1974.

Labels

Apple, A...

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Dion Part One

Dion Part On

Dion Part One

Can anybody forget him, well I wasn’t aware of him, until the 1970’s, on a Oldies radio station, and I was more into The Beatles to care. Over the years, I looked back and notice what I missed, that there were people making music before 1964. In Dion Part One, you’ll read what I missed as a youth.

Dion DiMucci


Dion Francis DiMucci (born July 18, 1939), better known as Dion, is an American singer and songwriter whose work has incorporated elements of doo-wop, rock and R&B styles and, most recently, straight blues. Initially as lead singer of Dion and the Belmonts and then in his solo career, he was one of the most popular American rock and roll performers of the pre-British Invasion era. He had 39 Top 40 hits in the late 1950s and early 1960s as a solo pe...

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The Sweetest Sounds Of Diahann Carroll

The Sweetest Sounds Of Diahann Carroll

The Sweetest Sounds Of Diahann Carroll

I’m singing up jazz, with The Sweetest Sounds Of Diahann Carroll, and I hope you do also. This blog gave me a chance to buy an album, and with the two singles, you’ll have a better experience, with my post.


Diahann Carroll (/ daɪˈæn/; born Carol Diahann Johnson, July 17, 1935) is anAmerican actress, singer and model. She rose to stardom in performances in some ofthe earliest major studio films to feature black casts, including Carmen Jones in1954 and Porgy and Bess in 1959. In 1962, Carroll won a Tony Award for bestactress, a first for a black woman, for her role in the Broadway musical NoStrings.

Diahann Carroll

The Sweetest Sounds Of Diahann Carroll


Carroll on March 14, 1955 (age 19) Photographed by Car...

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My Tu Tu Deniece LaSalle

My Tu Tu Deniece LaSalle

My Tu Tu Deniece LaSalle

What can I type about this lady that nobody has ever written before, plenty and I’m going to do it in My Tu Tu Deniece LaSalle and I’m going to play her album, just to get in the mood.

Denise LaSalle


Ora Denise Allen (July 16, 1939 January 8, 2018, known by the stage name Denise LaSalle, was an American blues, R&B and soul singer, songwriterand record producer who, since the death of Koko Taylor, had been recognized as the Queen of the Blues.


Denise LaSalle

My Tu Tu Deniece LaSalle


LaSalle performing at the 2009 Monterey Bay Blues Festival



Background Information



Birth Name

Ora Denise Allen

Also Known As

Denise Craig, Denise Jones

Born

July 16, 1939

Leflore County, Mississippi, United States

Died

January 8, 2018 (aged

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Connie Stevens Part One

Connie Stevens Part One

Connie Stevens Part One

I checked, and I couldn’t believe that I hadn’t done her, so I’m doing Connie Stevens Part One, so please enjoy.

Connie Stevens (born Concetta Rosalie Ann Ingoglia; August 8, 1938) is an American actress, director, screenwriter, producer, cinematographer, editor and singer. She played the role of Cricket Blake in the television series Hawaiian Eye.

Connie Stevens

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Stevens in the 1960s

Born

Concetta Rosalie Ann Ingoglia
August 8, 1938 ( age 81).

Brooklyn, New York City, New York, U.S.


Occupations

Actress, director, screenwriter, producer, cinematographer, editor, singer.


Years Active

1957 present.


Spouses

James Stacy.
( m. 1963; div. 1966).
Eddie Fisher.
( m. 1967; div. 1969).


Children

Joely Fisher.
Tricia Leigh Fish...

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Shirley Goodman Musical Life

Shirley Goodman Musical Life

There’s not much about her, and knowing that My Parents never at things time, I never had the chance to intrudes myself , and ask for a autograph land an interview, I really don’t know much about her, so in this blog Shirley Goodman Musical Life, I will meanly type about her musical career.

Shirley Goodman


Shirley Mae Goodman( June 19, 1936 July 5, 2005) was an American R & B singerbest known as one half of Shirley and Lee, a 1950s duo. Later in her career, she had a resurgence with the disco hit Shame, Shame, Shame in the 1970s.

Shirley Goodman

Birth Name

Shirley Mae Goodman

Also Known As

Shirley Goodman Pixley

Born

June 19, 1936

New Orleans, Louisiana, US

Died

July 5, 2005 (aged 69).

Los Angeles, California, US.

Genres

Pop, R&B, disco.

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