Abdul Duke Fakir

Opera Singer

Birthday December 26, 1935

Birth Sign Capricorn

Birthplace Detroit, MI

Age 88 years old

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Tenor singer for the Motown group The Four Tops, the singing ensemble that released hits like "I Can't Help Myself (Sugar Pie Honey Bunch)."

Before Fame

He attended Pershing High School, where he first met his future bandmate Levi Stubbs.


He and Levi met the other two Four Tops at a birthday party. The group enjoyed singing together so much that they formed the group, originally called Four Aims.

Family Life

His family is of Bangladeshi and Ethiopian ancestry.

Associated With

He and Levi Stubbs are two of the original members of The Four Tops.