|Birth Day||January 24, 1946|
|Birth Place||Winston-Salem, NC|
|Age||74 YEARS OLD|
|Died On||Aug 8, 2007 (age 61)|
Rhythm and blues performer who is best known for having been a vocalist of The Drifters and The Coasters. He also made three memorable performances on The Ed Sullivan Show.
He was a leading voice in his church's gospel choir.
With The Drifters, he made several appearances on Jerry Lewis' Telethon.
He was from North Carolina.
He had the opportunity to support BB King at a performance at the Royal Albert Hall.