Dennis Edwards

Dennis Edwards
1943 - 2018

Dennis Edwards  American Singer


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Dennis Edwards was previously married to Ruth Pointer (1977 - 1978).


American Singer Dennis Edwards was born on 3rd February, 1943 in Fairfield, Alabama and passed away on 1st Feb 2018 Chicago, Illinois aged 74. He is most remembered for the song "Don't Look Any Further", The Temptations Review featuring Dennis Edwards. His zodiac sign is Aquarius.

Dennis Edwards is a member of the following lists: American pop singers, American male singers and People from Detroit.


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First Name Dennis
Last Name Edwards
Full Name at Birth Dennis Edwards
Age 74 (age at death) years
Birthday 3rd February, 1943
Birthplace Fairfield, Alabama
Died 1st February, 2018
Place of Death Chicago, Illinois
Cause of Death Complications From Meningitis
Height 6' 4" (193 cm)
Build Average
Eye Color Black
Hair Color Black
Zodiac Sign Aquarius
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity Black
Nationality American
Occupation Text Singer
Occupation Singer
Claim to Fame the song "Don't Look Any Further", The Temptations Review featuring Dennis Edwards
Music Genre (Text) Disco, Pop, R&B, Soul, R&B and soul
Year(s) Active 1961–present, 1961–2018, 1961–2017
Instrument (text) Vocals, Piano
Record Label Motown, International Soulville
Associated Acts The Temptations, The Contours, The Temptations Review featuring Dennis Edwards, David Ruffin, Eddie Kendricks
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Dennis Edwards Jr. (February 3, 1943 – February 1, 2018) was an American soul and R&B singer who was best known as the frontman in The Temptations, on Motown Records. Edwards joined the Temptations in 1968, replacing David Ruffin and sang with the group from 1968 to 1976, 1980 to 1984 and 1987 to 1989. In the mid-1980s, he attempted a solo career, scoring a hit in 1984 with "Don't Look Any Further" (featuring Siedah Garrett). Until his death, Edwards was the lead singer of The Temptations Review, a Temptations splinter group.

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Dennis Edwards74 AquariusSinger
Ruth Pointer74 AriesSinger


NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
Issa KurenFemale22nd January, 197843 years oldRuth Pointer


Unsung2008SelfTV Show
The Temptations1998Himself (2 episodes, 1998)TV Show
Motown 40: The Music Is Forever1998HimselfTV Movie
Motown 25: Yesterday, Today, Forever1983Himself (Temptations member)TV Show
The Sonny Comedy Revue1974HimselfTV Show
Save the Children1973HimselfMovie
Soul Train1971SelfTV Show
American Bandstand1952HimselfTV Show
The Ed Sullivan Show1948Self - SingerTV Show




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