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The Spinners - 88% match to New York City

Genres: R&B / Soul Doo Wop Pop / Rock Funk Soundtracks
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Dionne Warwick

Dionne Warwick - 50% match to New York City

Genres: Pop / Rock R&B / Soul Vocals Funk Holiday & Seasonal Jazz Music Videos & Concerts Easy Listening Television
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Marie Dionne Warrick, 12 December 1940, East Orange, New Jersey, USA. One of the truly sophisticated voices over the past five decades of soul influenced pop, Warwick first sang in Newark’s New Hope Baptist Church choir. She played piano with the Drinkard Singers, a gospel group her mother managed, and studied at Connecticut’s Hart School of Music. During the same Read more

Harold Melvin & The Blue Notes - 36% match to New York City

Genres: R&B / Soul Pop / Rock Soundtracks Easy Listening Holiday & Seasonal
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Mac & Katie Kissoon - 34% match to New York City

Genres: Pop / Rock
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Booker Newberry III - 33% match to New York City

Genres: Disco
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19 January 1956, Youngstown, Ohio, USA. This rotund soul singer started performing in his local group, Mystic Nights, in 1971. He moved to nearby Philadelphia to find fame and in the mid-70s formed and fronted the quintet Sweet Thunder. They had a Top 40 R&B hit in 1978 with ‘Baby, I Need Your Love Today’ which they recorded for WMOT Records and which was picke Read more

Ronnie Dyson - 31% match to New York City

Genres: Pop / Rock R&B / Soul
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5 June 1950, Washington, DC, USA, d. 10 November 1990. Having played a leading role in the Broadway production of Hair, Dyson pursued his thespian ambitions in Salvation, a less infamous musical, from 1970. One of its songs, ‘(If You Let Me Make Love To You Then) Why Can’t I Touch You?’, was a US Top 10 hit, while the singer reached the R&B chart with seve Read more

Judy Clay - 27% match to New York City

Genres: Pop / Rock Doo Wop
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Judy Guion, 12 September 1938, St. Paul, North Carolina, USA, d. 19 July 2001, Fayetteville, North Carolina. Guion began singing in church in St. Paul at a very early age, before moving to Fayetteville, North Carolina, to be raised by her grandmother. A move to Brooklyn in the early 50s saw her join a church choir that also sang on Sunday night radio broadcasts. After her gr Read more

Brenda & The Tabulations - 25% match to New York City

Genres: R&B / Soul
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This R&B vocal group from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA, comprising Brenda Payton (d. 14 June 1992), Jerry Jones, Eddie Jackson, and Maurice Coates, was recognizable for the fetchingly innocent-sounding vocals of Payton on a series of intensely sung ballads. Their biggest hit was their 1967 debut single on the Dionn label, ‘Dry My Eyes’ (number 8 US R&B char Read more

Ray, Goodman & Brown - 22% match to New York City

Genres: Funk
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Al Goodman (31 March 1947, Jackson, Mississippi, USA), Harry Ray (b. 15 December 1946, Longbranch, New Jersey, USA; d. 1 October 1992) and William Brown (b. 30 June 1946, Perth Amboy, New Jersey, USA). This smooth soul trio had 27 R&B hits as the Moments. While waiting for the outcome of legal wranglings with Sylvia Robinson’s Stang Records, they recorded backing vo Read more

Johnny Mathis

Johnny Mathis - 19% match to New York City

Genres: Holiday & Seasonal Vocals Pop / Rock Jazz Easy Listening Holiday & Seasonal Comedy Drama R&B / Soul Soundtracks
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John Royce Mathis, 30 September 1935, San Francisco, California, USA. In 1956, the 19-year-old Mathis was signed to Columbia Records where he began his career with a jazz-tinged album. A US Top 20 hit with ‘Wonderful! Wonderful!’ saw him move adroitly towards the balladeer market, and before long he was a major concert attraction, with regular appearances on highly Read more

Evelyn "Champagne" King - 18% match to New York City

Genres: Pop / Rock R&B / Soul
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b 1 July 1960, the Bronx, New York City, New York, USA. A former office cleaner at Gamble And Huff’s Sigma Sound studios, King was overheard singing Sam Cooke’s ‘A Change Is Gonna Come’ by Theodore Life, a member of the company’s writing and production staff. He coached the aspiring singer on recording technique and was instrumental in preparing King Read more

Stevie Wonder

Stevie Wonder - 17% match to New York City

Genres: Holiday & Seasonal R&B / Soul Pop / Rock Television R&B / Soul Music Videos & Concerts Blues Funk Holiday & Seasonal
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Steveland Judkins, 13 May 1950, Saginaw, Michigan, USA. Born Judkins, Wonder now prefers to be known as Steveland Morris after his mother’s married name. He was born with rerolental fibroplasia, a disease of the eyes that affects prematurely born babies. This caused permanent blindness but despite this handicap, Wonder began to learn the piano at the age of seven, and h Read more

G.C. Cameron - 16% match to New York City

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George Curtis Cameron, Jackson, Mississippi, USA. Cameron joined the Detroit group the Spinners in 1967, having completed a tour of duty in Vietnam as a US Marine. He remained their lead singer until 1972, when the group left Motown Records for Atlantic Records. During this period, Cameron provided the gutsy lead vocals on two major hits produced by Stevie Wonder, ‘It&# Read more

Peaches & Herb - 15% match to New York City

Genres: Pop / Rock R&B / Soul
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Herb Fame (Herbert Feemster, 1 October 1942, Washington, DC, USA) and Francine Barker (b. Francine Edna Hurd Barker, 28 April 1947, Washington, DC, USA, d. 13 August 2005, Maryland, USA). These two Washington, DC, USA-based singers were signed separately to the same record label, Date, and met on a promotional tour. Producer Dave Kapralik put the couple together, and their e Read more

Ritchie Family - 15% match to New York City

Genres: Disco
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