- Peabo Bryson
Infobox musical artist
Name = Peabo Bryson
Background = solo_singer
Birth_name = Robert Peabo Bryson
Born = birth date and age|1951|4|13
Origin = Greenville, SC,
Soft Rock, Quiet Storm, Adult Contemporary, Urban
Years_active = 1976–present
Label = Various
Peabo Bryson (born Robert Peabo Bryson on
April 13, 1951) is a two-time Grammy Award-winning American R&Band soul singer, born in Greenville, South Carolina. He is well known for singing soft-rock ballads, often as a duo with female singers, and his contribution to several Disney animated featuresoundtracks.
Peabo's greatest solo hits include 1978's "Feel The Fire", "Reaching For The Sky" & "I'm So Into You", 1982's "Let The Feeling Flow", 1984's "
If Ever You're in My Arms Again" (his first Top 10 single, at #10 in the U.S.), 1989's "Show And Tell" and the 1991 hit " Can You Stop the Rain". In 1985, he appeared on the soap opera " One Life to Live" to sing a lyrical version of its theme song. Bryson's vocals were added to the regular theme song in 1987 and his voice was heard daily until 1992.
Among his duets:
* "Here We Go", with
Gimme Some Time", with Natalie Cole
* "Beauty and the Beast", with Céline Dion
* "Light The World", with
* "The Gift", with
* "I Can't Imagine", with
A Whole New World("Aladdin"'s Theme)", with Regina Belle
Tonight I Celebrate My Love", with Roberta Flack
* "The Best Part", with
* "Lovers After All", with
* "You Are My Home" (from The Scarlet Pimpernel) with
By the Time This Night Is Over" with Kenny G
* "Without You", with
Bryson has also performed in theater and
operatic productions, most notably the tenorrole of "Sportin' Life" in the Michigan Opera Theater of Detroit's version of Porgy and Bess.
taxproblems caught up with him on August 21, 2003, when the U.S. Internal Revenue Serviceseized property from his Atlanta, Georgia, home. He is reported to owe $1.2 million in taxes going back to 1984. The IRS auctioned much of his possessions, including both Grammy Awards, electronic equipment and grand piano. [cite news |last=Plunkett |first=John |url=http://www.findarticles.com/p/articles/mi_m1355/is_2_105/ai_112411507 |title=Peabo Bryson's Grammys, other possessions, auctioned to pay $1.2 million tax debt |publisher=Jet Magazine|date=2004-01-12 |accessdate=2007-03-07]
In 2004, Bryson's "A Whole New World" music video was included on the Platinum Edition
DVDrelease of "Aladdin".
Peabo Bryson's new CD, "Missing You", was released on October 2, 2007 on Peak Records, a division of Concord Music Group.
* [http://allmusic.com/cg/amg.dll?p=amg&sql=11:0ev1z8bajyv6 Allmusic Entry]
* [http://www.music-city.org/Peabo-Bryson/discography/ Peabo Bryson discography]
* [http://www.wlatalent.com/roster/peabo_bryson/artistprofile.htm Peabo Bryson] at [http://www.wlatalent.com Wenig-LaMonica Associates]
* [http://www.soulwalking.co.uk/Peabo%20Bryson.html Fan Page]
Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.
Look at other dictionaries:
Peabo Bryson — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Peabo Bryson Información personal Nacimiento 13 de abril de 1951 Origen Greenville, Carolina del Sur … Wikipedia Español
Peabo Bryson — Robert Peabo Bryson (* 13. April 1951 in Greenville, South Carolina) ist ein US amerikanischer Soul Sänger. Besonders Balladen gehören zu seinem Spezialgebiet. Ab den späten 1970er Jahren wurde er durch Duette mit Sängerinnen wie Natalie Cole,… … Deutsch Wikipedia
Peabo Bryson discography — This is a discography for the recordings of R B/soul singer Peabo BrysonAlbums*1976: Peabo (Bang/Bullet) R B #48 *1978: Reaching For The Sky (Capitol) US #49, R B #11 *1978: Crosswinds (Capitol) US #35, R B #3 *1979: We re The Best Of Friends… … Wikipedia
Crosswinds (Peabo Bryson album) — Crosswinds Studio album by Peabo Bryson Released November 1978 Recorded 1978 Genre Soul Funk … Wikipedia
Live And More (Roberta Flack & Peabo Bryson album) — Infobox Album Name = Live And More Type = studio Artist = Roberta Flack Peabo Bryson Released = December 1, 1980 Recorded = 1980 Genre = R B/Soul Length = Label = Atlantic Producer = Joel Dorn Reviews = *Allmusic Rating|4|5 Last album = Roberta… … Wikipedia
Live & More (Roberta Flack & Peabo Bryson album) — Infobox Album Name = Live More Type = live Artist = Roberta Flack Released = 1980 Recorded = Genre = R B/Soul Length = Label = Atlantic Producer = Joel Dorn Reviews = *Allmusic Rating|4|5 Last album = Roberta Flack Featuring Donny Hathaway 1980… … Wikipedia
Bryson — *Bryson of Heraclea (c. 450 c. 390 BC), ancient Greek mathematician and sophist *Bryson of Achaea (c. 330 BC) , ancient Greek philosopher from the Megarian school of philosophy * Bill Bryson, author * Ian Bryson, soccer player * Jim Bryson… … Wikipedia
Bryson — Personen mit dem Namen Bryson: Bill Bryson (* 1951), US amerikanischer Autor Bryson von Herakleia (um 450 v. Chr. – um 390 v. Chr.), griechischer Mathematiker und Philosoph Ian Bryson (* 1962), schottischer Fußballspieler Jeanie Bryson (* 1958),… … Deutsch Wikipedia
Ce rêve bleu — A Whole New World Chanson par Lea Salonga et Brad Kane extrait de l’album Aladdin (bande originale du film) Sortie Durée … Wikipédia en Français
Michael Masser — (born Michael William Masser on March 24, 1941 in Chicago), a former stockbroker, is a composer and producer of popular music. He attended the University of Illinois College of Law, but left to pursue his interest in music. Masser and his… … Wikipedia