Recording artist, songwriter, musician, record producer
Luther Ronzoni Vandross, Jr. (April 20, 1951 – July 1, 2005) was an American singer, songwriter and record producer. Throughout his career, Vandross was an in demand background vocalist for several different artists including Chaka Khan, Bette Midler, Diana Ross, David Bowie,...Wikipedia
Age: 54 (age at death)
Born: 20th April, 1951, New York, NY
Died: 1st July, 2005, John F. Kennedy Medical Center, Edison, NJ
Height: 6' 2" (188 cm)
Claim to Fame: Sultry and Beautiful Voice
Any Love is the sixth studio album by American R&B/soul singer Luther Vandross, released in 1988 (see 1988 in music). It reached the top position on the R&B Album charts that year for two weeks. At the 1989 Grammy Awards, the album was nominated for "Best R&B Vocal Performance, Male" and its title track was nominated for "Best R&B Song". Also, "She Won't Talk to Me" received a nomination for "Best R&B Vocal Performance, Male" in 1990.
Mrs. (Mary Ida) Vandross, mother of Luther Vandross, is in a coma. Mrs. Vandross’ is the survivor of her immediate family including all of her children. The family is faced with having to make some hard decisions right now. Read More
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"It was the women [Dionne Warwick, Aretha Franklin, The Supremes] who drove me to the stereo. Men feel they have something to prove. They don`t trust their automatic pilot chops. Females do. They go on deeper dramatic trips, take more chances. Put it out there with greater flair."
Due to the stroke he suffered, resulting in a coma, he was unable to record a music video for "Dance with my Father Again," so instead, R&B artists came together to create a `get well card` as his music video.
Sang background vocals for Richard Marx and Chaka Khan.
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