Singer for the soul group The Spinners and who was known for hits like "How Could I Let You Get Away" and "The Rubberband Man."
He was raised in Cincinnati where he got his start as a gospel singer.
He was a featured singer on the Parliament-Funkadelic song "(Not Just) Knee Deep," which shot to #1 on the Billboard charts.
He was married to a woman named Ava.
Alan Thicke was his manager for his solo career.