This day (December 21, 1953), in Miami, Florida, is born Bessie Regina Norris a.k.a Betty Wright, a soul and R&B singer-songwriter.
Wikipedia : This day (December 21, 1953), in Miami, Florida, is born Bessie Regina Norris a.k.a Betty Wright, a soul and R&B singer-songwriter.
@soulwalking : In 1986, Betty released, what is considered by many pundits to be one of the soul albums of the Eighties, ‘Sevens’ on First String Records.
@facebook : In 1974, Wright scored big with the songs Tonight is the Night (about a real-life love affair that happened with Wright when she was a teenager) and Where is the Love (which won her a GRAMMY for Best R&B Song).
@last.fm : On both songs, Wright displays her powerful upper register capabilities and five-octave range. In 1989, Wright released “4u2njoy” which features the hit songs “From Pain To Joy” (#39 R&B), “Quiet Storm” (#88 R&B) and “Keep Love New” (#71 R&B).
Audio : Clean Up Woman . Tonight Is The Night . Old Songs . Shoo-Rah! Shoo-Rah! . Real Woman . Where Is The Love . Grapes On A Vine . I Love the Way You Love . Surrender . In the Middle of the Game (Don’t Change the Play) .
Video : Tonight is the night (2012) . In The Middle Of The Game (2012) . Clean up Woman . After The Pain (1992) . No pain No Gain . Slip & Do It .