Luther Vandross

Luther Vandross

Official Website
luthervandross.com
Birthday1951-04-20
AgeHe is 66 years old
Birth Sign Taurus (avr. 20 - mai 20)
GenderMale
Height1.905 m
His Parents
Luther Vandross's mother's and father's name are Luther Vandross and Sr. and Mary Ida Vandross
Alias for Luther Vandross
known other names for Luther Vandross
Who is Luther Vandross?
Luther Ronzoni Vandross, Jr. was an American singer, songwriter and record producer. Throughout his career, Vandross was an in demand background vocalist for several different artists including Chaka Khan, Bette Midler, Diana Ross, David Bowie, Barbra Streisand, Ben E. King, and Donna Summer. He later became the lead singer of the group Change, which released its certified gold debut album, The Glow of Love, in 1980 on Warner Bros. Records. After Vandross left the group, he was signed to Epic Records as a solo artist and released his debut solo album, Never Too Much, in 1981. His hit songs include, "Never Too Much", "Here and Now", "Any Love", "Power of Love/Love Power", "I Can Make It Better" and "For You to Love". Many of his songs were covers of original music by other artists such as "If This World Were Mine", "Since I Lost My Baby", "Superstar" and "Always and Forever". Duets such as "The Closer I Get to You" with Beyoncé, "Endless Love" with Mariah Carey and "The Best Things in Life Are Free" with Janet Jackson were all hits in his career.
Education
He went to the following schools
  • Western Michigan University
Receives Awards
  • Grammy Award for Best Male R&B Vocal Performance - 33rd Annual Grammy Awards
  • Power of Love / Love Power - 1991
  • Grammy Award for Best Male R&B Vocal Performance - 34th Annual Grammy Awards
  • Grammy Award for Best R&B Song - Marcus Miller
  • Grammy Award for Best Male R&B Vocal Performance - 39th Annual Grammy Awards
  • Grammy Award for Song of the Year - Richard Marx
  • Grammy Award for Best Male R&B Vocal Performance - 46th Annual Grammy Awards
  • Grammy Award for Best R&B Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocals - Beyoncé Knowles
  • Grammy Award for Best R&B Album - Ray Bardani
  • Soul Train Music Award for Best R&B/Soul Single, Male - 2004 Soul Train Music Awards
Luther Vandross's Albums
  • Never Too Much
  • Forever, for Always, for Love
  • Busy Body
  • The Night I Fell in Love
  • Give Me the Reason
  • Any Love
  • Power of Love
  • Never Let Me Go
  • Greatest Hits 1981-1995
  • This Is Christmas
His Compositions
  • Your Secret Love
  • Rainbow Country
  • Dance with My Father
  • Heaven Knows
  • Power of Love/Love Power
  • So Amazing
  • Give Me the Reason
  • Jump to It
  • You're My Choice Tonight (Choose Me)
  • Never Too Much
Luther Vandross's Tracks
  • May Christmas Bring You Happiness
  • The Windows of the World / What the World Needs Now
  • May Christmas Bring You Happiness (1991 remix)
  • Love the One You're With
  • A Soft Place to Fall
  • I Will, I Do
  • Take You Out Tonight
  • She's So Good to Me
  • Power of Love, Love Power
  • Stop to Love
Films
  • Luther Vandross: Always and Forever: An Evening of Songs
  • Luther Vandross: From Luther with Love
  • Luther Vandross: Dance with My Father
  • The Meteor Man
  • Paul Simon & Friends: A Night of Gospel Glory netflixbot
  • Patti Labelle: Live! One Night Only netflixbot
  • Luther Vandross: Live at Wembley netflixbot
  • Luther Vandross: Journeys in Black netflixbot
  • The Wiz Singers Adult Choir Member #64 The Wiz