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Teddy Pendergrass

Teddy Pendergrass
Born: Mar 26, 1950 in Kingstree, SC
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Died: Jan 13, 2010 in Bryn Mawr, PA
Genre: R&B, Rap, Other
Biography: Teddy Pendergrass started singing gospel music in Philadelphia churches, becoming an ordained minister at ten years old. While attending public school, he sang in the citywide McIntyre Elementary School Choir and in the All-City Stetson Junior High School Choir. A self-taught drummer, Pendergrass had ...Read full biography
Life Is A Song Worth Singing
Released: 1978
Label: EMI
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This was the album that convinced anyone who had doubts about the wisdom of Pendergrass leaving Harold Melvin &the Blue Notes that he had made a good decision. Although he only got one R&B hit from the ...Read full review
Teddy Pendergrass
Released: 1977
Label: EMI
Critics' Rating:
The skeptics had their suspicions allayed quickly when Teddy Pendergrass' debut album as a solo singer cracked the Top 40. Its lead single, "I Don't Love You Anymore," was among his best uptempo tunes, ...Read full review
Skyscraper planned on Philadelphia record co. site
Dec 17, 1:28 PM EST
Developer plans skyscraper at site of damaged Philadelphia International Records building