Phyllis Hyman

Phyllis Hyman
1949 - 1995

Phyllis Hyman  American Singer

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Phyllis Hyman was previously married to Larry Alexander (1979).

Phyllis Hyman had an encounter with Marion Meadows.

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American Singer Phyllis Hyman was born Phyllis Linda Hyman on 6th July, 1949 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA and passed away on 30th Jun 1995 St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital (now Mount Sinai West), Manhattan, New York City, New York, USA aged 45. She is most remembered for The Sophisticated Lady. Her zodiac sign is Cancer.

Phyllis Hyman is a member of the following lists: American film actors, American contraltos and American musical theatre actors.

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TypeTotalLongestAverageShortest
Married1 42 years - -
Encounter1 - - -
Total2 42 years 21 years -

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First Name Phyllis
Middle Name Linda
Maiden Name Hyman
Full Name at Birth Phyllis Linda Hyman
Age 45 (age at death) years
Birthday 6th July, 1949
Birthplace Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Died 30th June, 1995
Place of Death St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital (now Mount Sinai West), Manhattan, New York City, New York, USA
Cause of Death Suicide By Drug Overdose
Buried Cremated, Ashes given to family or friend
Height 6' 2" (188 cm)
Build Slim
Eye Color Brown - Dark
Hair Color Brown - Dark
Zodiac Sign Cancer
Sexuality Bisexual
Religion Lutheran
Ethnicity Multiracial
Nationality American
University Robert Morris Business College
Occupation Text Singer, Songwriter, Actress
Occupation Singer
Claim to Fame The Sophisticated Lady
Music Genre (Text) Soul, Pop, Jazz, Vocal Jazz, Quiet Storm, Funk, Disco, Dance, Adult Contemporary, R&B, Groove, Urban Adult Contemporary
Music Genre R&B
Year(s) Active 1971–1995
Music Style Urban, Jazz, Quiet Storm, Vocal Jazz, Disco
Music Mood Elegant, Stylish, Intimate, Sensual, Romantic
Instrument Vocals
Instrument (text) Vocals, Piano, Guitar
Record Label Buddah (1976–1978), Arista (1978–1984), Philadelphia Int'l (1985–1995), Buddah, Arista, Philadelphia Int'l, Philadelphia Int'l
Associated Acts Norman Harris, Teddy Pendergrass, Patti Labelle, Whitney Houston, Regina Belle, Michael Henderson, Pharoah Sanders, Barry Manilow, McCoy Tyner, Norman Connors
Official Websites www.waliditayim.com/glenda.html, wikipedia.org/wiki/Phyllis_Hyman, www.imdb.com/name/nm0405198, www.myspace.com/phyllishyman, www.phyllisymanstory.com/book.htm, www.nndb.com/people/565/000098271/

Phyllis Linda Hyman (July 6, 1949 – June 30, 1995) was an American singer, songwriter, and actress. Hyman is best known for her music during the late 1970s through the early 1990s, some of her most notable songs were "You Know How to Love Me" (1979), "Living All Alone" (1986) and "Don't Wanna Change the World" (1991). Hyman also performed on Broadway in the 1981 musical based on the music of Duke Ellington, Sophisticated Ladies, which ran from 1981 until 1983. The musical earned her a Theatre World Award and a Tony Award nomination for Best Performance by a Featured Actress in a Musical.

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NameAgeZodiacOccupationNationality
Phyllis Hyman45 CancerSinger
American
Larry Alexander-
Marion Meadows-Saxophone
American

Filmography

FilmYearCharacterType
The Kill Reflex1989IreneMovie
School Daze1988Phyllis (uncredited)Movie
Lenny1974Nightclub Patron (uncredited)Movie

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TRA TRAJul 27, 2009

PHYLLIS HYMAN A TRUE ARTIST.MY FAVORITE OF ALL RIGHT THERE WITH ANITA BAKER,WHITNEY HOUSTON,ROBERTA FLACK LOVE YOU ALL FOREVER..

LadyreeLadyreeJul 6, 2008

I Love you Phyllis Hyman, you are my very favorite artist. You and truly missed! RIP My Queen


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