Coronavirus claims another victim. Former lead singer of the Temptations, Bruce Williamson, has died of Coronavirus complications.
Bruce Williamson Former Temptations Lead Singer dies: On Sunday night, in his Las Vegas home, Williamson aged just 49, died after contracting Covid19
His son posted on facebook. “There’s no words in the world that can express how I feel right now. I love you Daddy thank you for being awesome. Thank you for being loving thank you for being Who You Are. I pray to God and we will meet again. I love you Daddy R.I.H KING WILLIAMSON.”
From 2006 until 2015. the former gospel singer fronted the group. Originally from Compton in California, he had a performance scheduled on September 12th.
In an interview in 2016 Williamson spoke of his dreams. “I never lost the dream of wanting to be a Temptation. But I didn’t want to be an imitation or one who impersonates my predecessors. I wanted to be myself.”
Wikipedia writes: The Temptations are an American vocal group who released a series of successful singles and albums with Motown Records during the 1960s and 1970s. The group’s work with producer Norman Whitfield, beginning with the Top 10 hit single “Cloud Nine” in October 1968. They pioneered psychedelic soul, and was significant in the evolution of R&B and soul music. The band members are known for their choreography, distinct harmonies, and dress style. Having sold tens of millions of albums, the Temptations are among the most successful groups in popular music.
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