Eddie Kendricks
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Eddie Kendricks

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Birthday
17, 1939
Birthplace
Union Springs, AL
Death Date
Oct 5, 1992 (52)
Birth Sign
Sagittarius
Birthday
17, 1939
Birthplace
Union Springs, AL
Death Date
Oct 5, 1992 (52)

About

Co-founder of the Motown singing quintet, The Temptations, who sang lead vocals on "The Way You Do The Things You Do" and "Just My Imagination."

Before Fame

He started The Temptations with his best friend, Paul Williams, who he met in a church choir in the late 1940s.

Trivia

He had a successful solo career, with several singles becoming staples in the emerging disco scene, including "Keep on Truckin'," which became a #1 hit.

Family Life

He was born in Union Springs, Alabama and was one of five children of Johnny and Lee Bell Kendrick.

Associated With

He was at one point romantically interested in singer Diana Ross.