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Alexander O'Neal

Alexander O'Neal
Born: Nov 15, 1953 in Natchez, MS
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Genre: R&B, Rap
Biography: This Minneapolis, Minnesota (via Natchez, Mississippi) soul man cut his teeth in the Time but bounced before the band signed with Warner Bros. His tough voice has the same grain and range as that of Otis Redding. Like that master, Alexander O'Neal was comfortable with pumping dancefloor burners and slinky ...Read full biography
Released: 1987
Label: EMI
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Alexander O'Neal almost achieved the breakout he needed for crossover success with his second album. It cracked the Top 30 on the pop album chart, earned a gold record, and included O'Neal's two strongest ...Read full review
Alexander O'Neal
Released: 1985
Label: Tabu
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Alexander O'Neal wasn't as huge as Luther Vandross or Freddie Jackson; nonetheless, he was among the most exciting male R&B vocalists of the mid- to late '80s. Creatively and commercially, the soul man ...Read full review