Luther Vandross


Born In : New York City, U.S.
Occupation(s) : Singer, songwriter, record producer
Genres : R&B, soul, pop, disco
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Luther Ronzoni Vandross Jr. (April 20, 1951 – July 1, 2005) was an American soul and R&B singer, songwriter, and record producer. Throughout his career, he achieved eleven consecutive RIAA-certified platinum albums and sold over 40 million records worldwide. Known as the «Velvet Voice», Vandross has been recognized as one of the 200 greatest singers of all time (2023) by Rolling Stone, as well as one of the greatest R&B artists by Billboard. In addition, NPR named him one of the 50 Great Voices. He was the recipient of eight Grammy Awards, including Song of the Year in 2004 for a track recorded not long before his death, «Dance with My Father». In 2021, he was posthumously inducted into the National Rhythm & Blues Hall of Fame.


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