Bobby Womack: Across 110th Street

RIP Bobby Womack

Robert Dwayne “Bobby” Womack (/?wo?mæk/; born March 4, 1944) is an American singer-songwriter and musician. An active recording artist since the early 1960s, when he started his career as the lead singer of his family musical group The Valentinos and as Sam Cooke’s backing guitarist, Womack’s career has spanned more than 50 years and has spanned a repertoire in the styles of R&B, soul, rock and roll, doo-wop, gospel, and country.

Womack wrote and originally recorded The Rolling Stones’ first UK No. 1 hit, “It’s All Over Now” and New Birth’s “I Can Understand It” among other songs. As a singer he is most notable for the hits “Lookin’ For a Love”, “That’s The Way I Feel About Cha”, “Woman’s Gotta Have It”, “Harry Hippie”, “Across 110th Street” and his 1980s hit “If You Think You’re Lonely Now”.

In 2009, Womack was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.

Bobby Womack died on June 27, 2014 at age 70.

Bobby Womack: Across 110th Street

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One Response to Bobby Womack: Across 110th Street

  1. freddy cousaert was na marvin gaye ook een tijd manager van bobby womack
    organiseerde soul seduction tour europe met zijn broer eddy als roadmanager in de jaren 90.
    succesvolle tour

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