Brook Benton  American Soundtrack

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Brook Benton passed away on 9th Apr 1988 aged 56.


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    Brook Benton, born Benjamin Franklin Peay, (September 19, 1931 – April 9, 1988) was an American singer and songwriter who was popular with rock and roll, rhythm and blues, and pop music audiences during the late 1950s and early 1960s, when he scored ...

    First Name Brook
    Last Name Benton
    Age 56 (age at death) years
    Birthday 19th September, 1931
    Birthplace Lugoff, South Carolina, United States
    Died 9th April, 1988
    Zodiac Sign Virgo
    Nationality American
    Occupation Text Singer, songwriter, actor
    Occupation Soundtrack
    Music Genre (Text) Pop, R&B, soul
    Music Genre R&B
    Year(s) Active 1958–88
    Music Style Early R&B, Pop/Rock, Early Pop/Rock
    Music Mood Party/Celebratory, Exuberant, Earthy, Poignant, Sentimental, Romantic, Sensual, Joyous, Amiable/Good-Natured, Sweet, Passionate
    Instrument Vocals
    Instrument (text) Vocals
    Record Label Mercury, Cotillion, RCA, Okeh
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