In memoriam: Teddy Pendergrass
March 26, 1950 – January 13, 2010
Originally shared by Di S
Great song ! From 1980!
1/13/2010, Soul singer Teddy Pendergrass died at the age of 59 following a difficult recovery from colon cancer surgery. Pendergrass enjoyed early success with Harold Melvin and the Blue Notes, whose hits included If You Don’t Know Me By Now, before going solo in 1976. He was the first black male singer to record five consecutive multi-platinum albums in the US.1/13/