Cornelius Brothers & Sister Rose was a family soul singing group from Dania Beach, Florida, that was formed in 1970 and gained popularity in the early 1970s. It was composed of siblings Carter Cornelius, Eddie Cornelius, and Rose Cornelius, who were joined by sister Billie Jo Cornelius in 1972. Cleveland E. Barrett (a childhood friend), an original member of the group, was killed in a car accident before their chart success.
Rose Cornelius had already appeared on The Ed Sullivan Show in June 1967 and had been performing in Las Vegas and worldwide, touring in 1970 with a group called the Gospel Jazz Singers. She went home to Florida at her mother's request to help form the group. Rose wrote most of the background vocals while Eddie wrote most of the songs.
The group hit the pop chart in 1971 with the single "Treat Her Like a Lady" (U.S. R&B Top 20, Billboard Hot 100 #3). The recordЧитать далее в Википедии...
Альбомы и синглы:
- Cornelius Brothers & Sister Rose [1972, альбом]
- Since I Found My Baby [1974, сингл]
- Classic Masters [сборник]
- The Story of Cornelius Brothers & Sister Rose Too Late to Turn Back Now [1996, сборник]
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|Treat Her Like A Lady||