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NaamLeroy O'Niel Jackson Jr.
Functielive act
HerkomstVerenigde Staten
Genresboogie, r&b, soulful house
Born and raised in Harlem NYC, Burgess sang in church choirs and was tutored by Herbie Jones, a Duke Ellington and Billy Strayhorn associate; apart from that, his musical knowledge was picked up informally through his mother (a classically trained soprano) and the infrequent family reunion meet-ups with his mom's cousin, legendary Philly soul arranger/producer Thom Bell. He cut his teeth in the late '60s as lead vocalist of a quintet called the Mellow Souls, which later became a trio, when 3 of its members left for college. Burgess, Stuart Bascombe, and newcomer Russell Patterson were still in their teens in 1969, when Producer/songwriter/arranger Patrick Adams became involved and renamed the trio Black Ivory...
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Party agenda Leroy Burgess
Laatste optreden was op zaterdag 3 augustus 2019: Dekmantel Festival, Amsterdamse Bos, Amstelveen
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