Tammi Terrell

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Birthday
29, 1945
Birthplace
Philadelphia, PA
Death Date
Mar 16, 1970 (24)
Birth Sign
Taurus
Birthday
29, 1945
Birthplace
Philadelphia, PA
Death Date
Mar 16, 1970 (24)

About

Motown singer who performed the hits "Ain't No Mountain High Enough" and "You're All I Need to Get By," among others.

Before Fame

She signed her first music contract with James Brown at the age of seventeen.

Trivia

She tragically died of a brain tumor at age 24, which sent Marvin Gaye, her long-time collaborator, into a downward spiral.

Family Life

She was engaged to Dr. Ernest Garrett in 1970.

Associated With

Terrell's song "Ain't No Mountain High Enough" was covered by Diana Ross, going on to be one of Ross's biggest hits.