Dorothy Moore (born October 13, 1946, in Jackson, Mississippi) is an American blues, pop, and R&B singer best known for her 1976 hit song, "Misty Blue".
Moore's parents were Mary Moore and Melvin Hendrex Senior. Her father performed under the stage name Melvin Henderson as a member of the Five Blind Boys of Mississippi. She was raised by her great grandmother and began singing in the church choir at a young age. She was a member of The Poppies with Petsye McCune and Rosemary Taylor when she was attending Jackson State University. The group recorded for Epic Records' Date subsidiary, reaching number 56 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart in 1966 with "Lullaby Of Love". Solo singles for the Avco, GSF and Chimneyville labels followed.
Her career took off with several ballads for Malaco Records. "Misty Blue" (1976) reached number 1 on the R&B chart and number 3 on the Billboard Hot 100. "Funny How TimeЧитать далее в Википедии...
Альбомы и синглы:
- Feel the Love [альбом]
- Misty Blue the Definitive Anthology [альбом]
- Misty Blue [1976, альбом]