Sylvia Robinson

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Birthday
6, 1936
Birthplace
New York City, NY
Death Date
Sep 29, 2011 (75)
Birth Sign
Pisces
Birthday
6, 1936
Birthplace
New York City, NY
Death Date
Sep 29, 2011 (75)

About

Hip-hop producer and performer who founded Sugar Hill Records and is known for helping produce the hit song "Rapper's Delight" by Sugar Hill Gang.

Before Fame

She recorded music for Columbia Records.

Trivia

Her song "Pillow Talk" peaked #1 on the U.S. R&B charts and #3 on the Billboard Hot 100.

Family Life

She married Joe Robinson in 1959 and they divorced shortly after. Her son is Leland Robinson.

Associated With

She worked with Grandmaster Flash on the song "The Message."

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