Wikipedia : This day (May 21, 1941), in Cincinnati, Ohio, is born Ronald Isley, an American artist and songwriter.
Official Site : Ronald Isley has been picking up where he left off as senior member and lead singer of first generation Rock And Roll Hall Of Famers the Isley Brothers – who have the distinction of placing hit singles on the pop and R&B charts in every decade of the rock era
@allmusic : The longtime lead vocalist for the Isley Brothers, Ronald Isley helmed the influential family group for over half a century, a period spanning not only multiple generations of siblings but also massive cultural shifts that heralded their music’s transformation from gritty R&B to Motown soul to blistering funk.
@last.fm : Born the third of six brothers, Ronald, like many of his siblings, began his career in the church….. In 1954, when Ronald was only 13, he and his brothers, Rudolph, O’Kelly and Vernon Isley, formed the original lineup of what would become the Isley Brothers.
Video : Dinner And A Movie (2013) . Medley (2010) . The Isley Brothers – Summer Breeze (2005) . & Burt Bacharach – Raindrops Keep Falling In My Head (2004) . The Isley Brothers Live – Twist And Shout . The Isley Brothers – Live (1997) . & Angela Winbush – Hello Beloved (1988) . The Isley Brothers – Midnight Sky (1974) .