|Genres:||Christian & Gospel Drama Movies Holiday & Seasonal Pop / Rock|
|Tags:||80s new wave pop female vocalists synth pop|
|Decades:||1980s 1990s 2000s|
Benjamin Winans, 17 September 1962, Detroit, Michigan, USA. The seventh child of the Winans gospel family, BeBe enjoyed crossover success performing with his sister CeCe. The duo recorded two gold albums and 1991s platinum-selling Different Lifestyles, and won several R&B and gospel awards. In 1989, BeBe won a Grammy for Best Soul Gospel Performance, Male for his contribution to Abundant Life, a track on his brother Ronalds Family & Friends Choir. He also contributed as a producer to the Grammy-winning soundtrack for the Whitney Houston /Kevin Costner movie The Bodyguard. Additional production work for Gladys Knight, Bobby Brown and Stephanie Mills followed as his recording career with his sister was put on hold.
Winans co-starred with Mills in a 1996 run of Your Arms Too Short To Box With God, before making a long-awaited return to recording with his solo debut in 1997. Released in October, the star-studded...