Barrett Strong biography

Barrett Strong

Rhythm and blues, Musical Artist

1941 –

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Who is Barrett Strong?

Barrett Strong is an American singer and songwriter. Strong was the first artist to record a hit for Motown, although he is best known for his work as a songwriter, particularly in association with producer Norman Whitfield. Among his most famous work at Motown, Strong wrote the lyrics for many of the songs recorded by the Temptations.

He was born in West Point, Mississippi.

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Born
Feb 5, 1941
West Point
Also known as
  • B. Strong
  • Strong, Barrett
Ethnicity
  • African American
Nationality
  • United States of America
Profession
Lived in
  • Mississippi

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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