Amazon.com Widgets

Phyllis Hyman

Primary Instrument: Vocalist

Born: July 6, 1941 | Died: June 30, 1995    

Phyllis Hyman

Devoted fans of the late singer Phyllis Hyman describe her as a songstress extraordinaire with a no-nonsense attitude, and a lavish, larger than life stage persona. Deep-voiced and statuesque, Phyllis sang with a life affirming energy and emotional intensity found in few other female vocalists. Born in Pittsburgh and raised in Philadelphia, her professional career began in New York city where, during an engagement, she was spotted by producer Norman Connors and contemporaries Jean Carne and Roberta Flack among others. Phyllis was immediately offered a guest appearance on Connors' “You Are My Starship” album, which included her rendition of “Betcha By Golly Wow.”...
read more

Source: Michael Grimaldi

  • BUY

    Goddess Of Love (Expanded Edition)

    Philadelphia International Records
    2013
  • BUY

    One On One

    Philadelphia International Records
    1998
  • BUY

    Remembered Featuring The Committee

    Philadelphia International Records
    1998
  • BUY

    Forever With You

    Philadelphia International Records
    1998
  • BUY

    The Legacy Of

    Philadelphia International Records
    1996
  • BUY

    I Refuse To Be Lonely

    Philadelphia International Records
    1995
  • BUY

    When You Get Right Down To It

    Philadelphia International Records
    1991
View More Albums

This information is provided by discogs.com or the profile administrator.

Watch More Videos

Submit Take Five Answers. We'll publish your Take Five questions and answers as an article, feature it on the home page and link to it from your musician profile.

Post a formal announcement to the News Center. We'll publish it and syndicate it for you.

Featured recording “I Refuse To Be Lonely”

Latest Release

I Refuse To Be Lonely

Volcano (1995)
Rank: 2,383 Views: 7,667 Fans: 1
Support All About Jazz Through Amazon

Weekly Giveaways

Michael Carvin

Michael Carvin

About | Enter

Steve Wilson/Lewis Nash

Steve Wilson/Lewis Nash

About | Enter

Tom Chang

Tom Chang

About | Enter

Cedar Walton

Cedar Walton

About | Enter

Sponsor: ECM Records | BUY NOW