Gladys Knight

Gladys Knight

Gladys Knight  American Singer


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Gladys Maria Knight (born May 28, 1944), known as the "Empress of Soul", is an American recording artist, songwriter, businesswoman, humanitarian and author. A seven-time Grammy Award-winner, she is best known for the hits she recorded during the 196...

Confirmed Relationships4
Longest Relationship12 yrs
Average Relationship Length5 yrs, 6 mths
First Name Gladys
Middle Name Maria
Last Name Knight
Full Name at Birth Gladys Maria Knight
Alternative Name The Empress of Soul
Age 72 years
Birthday 17th May, 1944
Birthplace Atlanta, Georgia, USA
Height 5' 3½" (161 cm)
Build Average
Hair Color Brown - Dark
Zodiac Sign Taurus
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity Black
Nationality American
Occupation Text Singer, Songwriter, Actress, Businesswoman, Author
Occupation Singer
Claim to Fame Gladys Knight & the Pips
Music Genre (Text) Motown sound, R&B, smooth soul, pop soul, soft rock, gospel, funk, doo-wop, boogie, soul, pop
Music Genre R&B
Year(s) Active 1953–present
Music Style Soul, Urban, Motown, Pop-Soul, Smooth Soul, Disco, Quiet Storm
Music Mood Elegant, Stylish, Intimate, Romantic, Earnest, Amiable/Good-Natured, Sensual, Exuberant, Poignant, Sweet, Sentimental, Passionate
Instrument Vocals
Instrument (text) Vocals, piano
Record Label Vee-Jay, Motown, Buddah, Columbia, MCA, Verve
Associated Acts Gladys Knight & the Pips
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Gladys Knight72 TaurusSinger
William McDowell-Relative
Les Brown71 AquariusTV Personality
Barry Hankerson70Music Producer
James Newman (ex Spouse)-Relative


Male196254 years old
Female196353 years old
Male26th September, 196946 years old

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Super Bowl Gospel Celebration2015 Gladys Knight Movie
Seasons of Love2014 Ms. Angie Movie
The First Family2012 Grandma Carolyn TV Show
Hot in Cleveland2010 Miss Shonda TV Show
I Can Do Bad All by Myself2009 Wilma Movie
Unbeatable Harold2006 Phyllis Movie
30 Rock2006 Gladys Knight TV Show
House of Payne2006 Gladys Knight TV Show
Hollywood Homicide2003 Olivia Robidoux Movie
The Jamie Foxx Show1996 Janice King TV Show
Happily Ever After: Fairy Tales for Every Child1995 Chocolate TV Show
JAG1995 Etta TV Show
New York Undercover1994 Natalie TV Show
Twenty Bucks1993 Mrs. McCormac Movie
Living Single1993 Odelle Jones TV Show
Out All Night1992 Gladys Knight TV Show
Desperado1987 Mona Lisa TV Movie
A Different World1987 Gladys Knight TV Show
Charlie & Co.1985 Diana Richmond TV Show
CBS Schoolbreak Special1984 Dr. Donna Robinson TV Show
Pipe Dreams1976 Maria Wilson Movie
The Jeffersons1975 Gladys Knight TV Show
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    janie nelums PhillipsJul 10, 2011

    Is the song Till i see you again on u tube? That is my favorite of all time I sang that to my husband as he was leaving for Germany !28 rs ago

    Nathaniel AskewJan 26, 2011

    Looking for the song with the lyrics " I'm going to wait right here till I see you again"

    NatalieMar 27, 2010

    This song is on Gladys Knight gospel cd Many Different Roads.

    Deborah EdwardsMar 15, 2010

    I am looking for a gospel song that Gladys Knight sang. It starts: `Good Morning Heavenly Father`. Thank You!!

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