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January 8th, 1935 – August 16th, 1977
American singer and actor
His unique style, influenced by a host of musical genres (blues, gospel music, etc.) had a frontier-breaking impact and turned him into the idol of the younger generations. As his repertory grew, so did his popularity. He recorded a hundred and forty albums, accumulated awards, and caused riots everywhere he travelled. He was also a movie actor and starred in over 30 films. He died in 1977.
The Art of fun!
Montreal Eaton Centre, Second floor
705 Sainte-Catherine Street West
office 5-104 | H3B 4G5
Montréal, Québec (Canada)
Mon. to Sat., from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sun., from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m