Ann Peebles (born April 27, 1947) is an African-American singer and songwriter who gained celebrity for her Memphis soul albums of the 1970s for Hi Records. Two of her most popular songs are "I Can't Stand the Rain", which she wrote with her husband Don Bryant and radio broadcaster Bernie Miller, and "I'm Gonna Tear Your Playhouse Down".
She was born in St. Louis, Missouri, the seventh child of eleven. As a child she began singing in the choir of her father's church and with the family's group, the Peebles Choir, who regularly opened shows for gospel stars including Mahalia Jackson and the Soul Stirrers featuring Sam Cooke. She was also influenced by R&B performers, including Muddy Waters, Mary Wells and Aretha Franklin.
She began performing in clubs in St. Louis, and in the mid-1960s joined a revue led by bandleader Oliver Sain. While visiting Memphis in 1968, she sang in a club with trumpeter GeneЧитать далее в Википедии...
Альбомы и синглы:
- Just You and Me [альбом]
- This Is Ann Peebles [1969, альбом]
- Part Time Love [1970, альбом]
- Straight From the Heart [1972, альбом]
- I Can't Stand the Rain [1974, альбом]
- Tellin' It [1976, альбом]
- The Handwriting Is on the Wall [1977, альбом]
- If This Is Heaven [1978, альбом]
- This Is Ann Peebles & The Handwriting Is on the Wall [1993, альбом]
- Greatest Hits [1990, сборник]
- Straight From the Heart & I Can't Stand the Rain [1992, сборник]
- U.S. R & B Hits '69-'79 [1995, сборник]
- St. Louis Woman: Memphis Soul [07.05.1996, прочее]
- The Best of Ann Peebles: The Hi Records Years [23.07.1996, сборник]
- The Hi Records Singles A's & B's [24.06.2002, сборник]
- The Complete Ann Peebles on Hi Records, Volume 1: 1969-1973 [2003, сборник]
- The Complete Ann Peebles on Hi Records, Volume 2: 1974-1981 [2003, сборник]
- Original Funk Soul Sister: The Best of Ann Peebles [06.03.2006, сборник]
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