Category 1977

The Nelville Brothers

The Nelville Brothers

The Nelville Brothers

The Nelville Brothers

The Neville Brothers is an American R&B/ soul/funk team, created in 1977 in New Orleans, Louisiana.

The Neville Brothers
Beginning New Orleans, Louisiana, United States
Categories R&B, heart, funk
Years energetic 1977– existing
Tags Capitol, Black Top, A&M, EMI, Columbia, Back Porch
Web site Nevilles.com
Members Art Neville
Charles Neville
Aaron Neville
Cyril Neville
Ivan Neville

Background

The team concept began in 1976, when the 4 bros of the Neville family members, Art (birthed 1937), Charles (b. 1938), Aaron (b. 1941), and also Cyril (b. 1948) obtained with each other to participate in the recording session of The Wild Tchoupitoulas, a Mardi Gras Indian team led by their uncle, George Landry (“Big Chief Jolly”).

Art Neville connected to Paul ...

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