Eddie Kendricks

Eddie Kendricks
1939 - 1992

Eddie Kendricks  American Singer


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Eddie Kendricks passed away on 5th Oct 1992 aged 52.


Eddie Kendricks was in a relationship with Diana Ross.

He had encounters with Tammi Terrell.


American Singer Eddie Kendricks was born Edward James Kendrick on 17th December, 1939 in Union Springs, Alabama, USA and passed away on 5th Oct 1992 Birmingham, Alabama, USA aged 52. He is most remembered for The Temptations. His zodiac sign is Sagittarius.

Eddie Kendricks is a member of the following lists: Musicians from Birmingham, Alabama, 20th-century American singers and African-American singer-songwriters.


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First Name Eddie
Middle Name James
Last Name Kendricks
Full Name at Birth Edward James Kendrick
Alternative Name Eddie "Corn" Kendricks, Eddie Kendrick, Cornbread
Age 52 (age at death) years
Birthday 17th December, 1939
Birthplace Union Springs, Alabama, USA
Died 5th October, 1992
Place of Death Birmingham, Alabama, USA
Cause of Death Lung Cancer
Height 6' 1½" (187 cm)
Build Slim
Hair Color Brown - Dark
Zodiac Sign Sagittarius
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity Black
Nationality American
Occupation Text Singer
Occupation Singer
Claim to Fame The Temptations
Music Genre (Text) R&B, pop, soul, disco, Pop, Soul, Disco
Music Genre R&B
Year(s) Active 1955–1992
Music Style Motown, Soul, Smooth Soul, Urban, Disco
Music Mood Sweet, Passionate, Carefree, Happy, Sensual, Romantic, Earnest, Exuberant, Amiable/Good-Natured, Intimate, Sentimental
Instrument Vocals
Instrument (text) Singing, Vocals
Record Label Motown, Atlantic, RCA
Associated Acts The Temptations, The Supremes, David Ruffin, Paul Williams, Smokey Robinson, Marvin Gaye

Edward James Kendrick (December 17, 1939 – October 5, 1992), best known by the stage name Eddie Kendricks, was an American singer and songwriter. Noted for his distinctive falsetto singing style, Kendricks co-founded the Motown singing group The Temptations, and was one of their lead singers from 1960 until 1971. His was the lead voice on such famous songs as "The Way You Do The Things You Do", "Get Ready", and "Just My Imagination (Running Away with Me)". As a solo artist, Kendricks recorded several hits of his own during the 1970s, including the number-one single "Keep On Truckin'".

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Eddie Kendricks52 SagittariusSinger
Diana Ross72 AriesSinger
Tammi Terrell24 TaurusSinger


Posted commentsView all comments (3)

omarsclubFeb 17, 2011

musical legend

doris mooreApr 22, 2010

just finished listening to Eddie`s Love and my head is still spinning from excitement

jypsyMay 25, 2009

ooooooo im srill singin he;s a friend of mine.a wonderful message for all. still dancin toa date with the rain gotta go walkin in da rain smillin.

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