|Birth Day||November 23, 1939|
|Age||81 YEARS OLD|
|Died On||Aug 17, 2001 (age 61)|
Pianist and soul singer whose hit single, "The Shoop Shoop Song (It's in His Kiss)," went to #1 on the R&B charts.
She started singing gospel music in church at the age of nine and, by eighteen, she started pursuing a career in secular music.
Among her song 'I Can't Hear You' was covered by
She grew up in Greenwood, Mississippi.
Cher's version of "The Shoop Shoop Song (It's in His Kiss)" appeared in the closing credits for the 1990 film, Mermaids and reached #1 on the U.K. charts, where it sold more than half a million copies in five weeks.