Thom Bell

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Birthday
26, 1943
Birthplace
Jamaica
Birth Sign
Aquarius
Birthday
26, 1943 (age 76)
Birthplace
Jamaica

About

Best known for creating the Philadelphia style of soul music during the 1970s.

Before Fame

He studied classical piano as a child, but sang with Daryl Hall, Leon Huff, and Kenny Gamble in his teens, leading to a diverse background in music.

Trivia

He co-wrote the 1968 song La-La (Means I Love You), which went on to be recorded by numerous artists such as the Jackson 5.

Family Life

He fathered eight children.

Associated With

He collaborated with numerous artists, including Dionne Warwick, Johnny Mathis, and Elton John.