HWOF

Search

About this star

The Spinners

Next star: Arturo Toscanini
Previous star: Aileen Pringle

Biography

The Spinners in 1965. From left to right: Billy Henderson, Edgar Edwards, Bobby Smith, Henry Fambrough, and Pervis Jackson.

Source: oldschoolmusiclover.worldpress.com

The Spinners are an American soul music vocal group, active for over 50 years, who enjoyed a string a major hit singles and albums during the 1970s. The group, originating from Detroit, still tours regularly as of 2015, although Henry Fambrough is the only original member.

Fact file

  • Origin: Detroit, Michigan, U.S.
  • Genres: R&B, smooth soul
  • Years active: 1954–present
  • Labels: Tri-Phi, Motown, Atlantic, Tamla
  • Associated acts: Harvey Fuqua, Stevie Wonder, Dionne Warwick
  • Members: Henry Fambrough Charlton Washington Marvin Taylor Jessie Robert Peck Ronnie Moss
  • Past members: Pervis Jackson Billy Henderson C. P. Spencer James Edwards Bobby Smith George Dixon Edgar "Chico" Edwards G. C. Cameron PhilippĂ© Wynne John Edwards Frank Washington Harold "Spike" Bonhart

Read more about The Spinners at Wikipedia or at the Internet Movie Database

In the news

'Avengers: Infinity War' Helps The Spinners' 'Rubberband Man' Return to Charts
Billboard, 2018-05-09 20:39:05
The Spinners’ “The Rubberband Man” springs back onto the Billboard charts after its use in the Marvel/Disney film Avengers:...

Celebrity birthdays for the week of May 10-16
Yahoo Entertainment, 2015-05-05 05:02:37
May 10: Singer Henry Fambrough of The Spinners is 77. Singer Donovan is 69. Singer Graham Gouldman of 10cc is 69. Singer Dave Mason is 69. Singer Bono of U2 is 55. Drummer Danny Carey of Tool is 54. Actor Darryl M. Bell ("A Different World") is 52. Model Linda ...

Lead singer for the 1970s vocal group The Spinners, whose hits include "Could It Be I'm Falling in Love," has died from complications relating to treatment for cancer.
MSNBC Entertainment, 2013-03-20 11:58:21
Lead singer for the 1970s vocal group The Spinners, whose hits include "Could It Be I'm Falling in Love," has died from complications relating to treatment for cancer.

Hollywood Blvd, north side, between Las Palmas and McCadden

Find out more about this area

From here you can:

Nearby you will also find Aileen Pringle, Arturo Toscanini, Philip Dunne, and many others.