R&B Singer

Peabo Bryson

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Age 72
Birthday April 131951
Birth Sign Aries
City Greenville
Country SC
Profession R&B Singer

Peabo Bryson is a famous R&B Singer, born on April 13, 1951 in United States. As of December 2022, Peabo Bryson’s net worth is $10 Million. He won a Grammy Award for his rendition of “Beauty and the Beast” in 1992.

Parents Marie Bryson
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Spouse Tanya Boniface
Children(s) Linda Bryson

Peabo Bryson Biography

R&B singer who sang the love ballads “Tonight I Celebrate My Love” and “Lovers After All.” Peabo Bryson (born Robert Peapo Bryson; April 13, 1951, given name changed from “Peapo ” to Peabo c. 1965) is an American R&B and soul singer-songwriter, born in Greenville, South Carolina, United States. He is well known for singing soul ballads (often as a duo with female singers) and has contributed to two Disney animated feature soundtracks. Bryson is a winner of two Grammy Awards..

He was once engaged to former Miss Virginia Teen USA Angela Thigpen. He was also once engaged to Juanita Leonard. He married Tanya Boniface.

Bryson also has a daughter, Linda (born c. 1968), from a previous relationship, along with three grandchildren.

Ethnicity, religion & political views

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Bryson marked his professional debut at age 14, singing backup for Al Freeman and the Upsetters, a local Greenville group. It was Freeman’s difficulty in pronouncing Bryson’s French West-Indian name, “Peapo”, that led Bryson to change its spelling to Peabo. Two years later, he left home to tour the Chitlin’ Circuit with another local band, Moses Dillard and the Tex-Town Display. Bryson’s first break came during a recording session at Atlanta’s Bang Records. Although Bang was not impressed with Dillard’s band, the young backup singer caught the ear of the label’s general manager, Eddie Biscoe. Biscoe signed Bryson to a contract as a writer, producer, and arranger and encouraged Bryson to perform his own songs. For several years, Bryson worked with hometown bands and wrote and produced for Bang. In 1976, he launched his own recording career with “Underground Music” on the Bang label. His first album, Peabo, followed shortly thereafter. Although only a regional success, Bryson signed to Capitol Records in 1977.

Peabo Bryson Net Worth

Peabo Bryson is one of the richest R&B Singer & listed on most popular R&B Singer. According to our analysis, Wikipedia, Forbes & Business Insider, Peabo Bryson‘s net worth $10 Million.

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His first paid music gig was as a background singer for a local band at age fourteen.

Bryson marked his professional debut at age 14, singing backup for Al Freeman and the Upsetters, a local Greenville group. It was Freeman’s difficulty in pronouncing Bryson’s French West-Indian name, “Peapo”, that led Bryson to change its spelling to Peabo. Two years later, he left home to tour the Chitlin’ Circuit with another local band, Moses Dillard and the Tex-Town Display. Bryson’s first break came during a recording session at Atlanta’s Bang Records. Although Bang was not impressed with Dillard’s band, the young backup singer caught the ear of the label’s general manager, Eddie Biscoe. Biscoe signed Bryson to a contract as a writer, producer, and arranger and encouraged Bryson to perform his own songs. For several years, Bryson worked with hometown bands and wrote and produced for Bang. In 1976, he launched his own recording career with “Underground Music” on the Bang label. His first album, Peabo, followed shortly thereafter. Although only a regional success, Bryson signed to Capitol Records in 1977.

Bryson’s greatest solo hits include 1977’s “Feel the Fire” and “Reaching for the Sky”, 1978’s “I’m So into You” and “Crosswinds”, 1982’s “Let the Feeling Flow”, 1984’s “If Ever You’re in My Arms Again” (his first Top 10 pop single, at No. 10 in the US), 1989’s “Show and Tell”, and the 1991 hit “Can You Stop the Rain”. In 1985, he appeared on the soap opera One Life to Live to sing a lyrical version of its theme song. Bryson’s vocals were added to the regular theme song in 1987 and his voice was heard daily until 1992. He recorded the successful album of romantic love duets with Roberta Flack (Born to Love) in 1983. In partnership with Regina Belle, Bryson recorded two hit duets: “Without You”, the love theme from the comedy film Leonard Part 6, recorded in 1987 and “A Whole New World”, the main theme of the Disney’s animated feature film Aladdin, recorded in 1992. Bryson and Belle recorded four duets over the years: “Without You” (in 1987), “I Can’t Imagine” (in 1991), “A Whole New World” (in 1992) and “Total Praise” (in 2009).

Bryson won two Grammy Awards: in 1992 for his performance of the song “Beauty and the Beast” with Celine Dion and in 1993 for “A Whole New World” with Regina Belle.

Who is Peabo Bryson dating?

According to our records, Peabo Bryson married to Tanya Boniface. As of May 2022, Peabo Bryson’s is not dating anyone.

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In 2002, Bryson’s “Beauty and the Beast” music video was included on the platinum and Blu-ray edition of Beauty and the Beast. His “A Whole New World” music video was included on the platinum edition DVD release of Aladdin. Bryson’s CD, Missing You, was released on October 2, 2007 on Peak Records, a division of Concord Music Group.

Peabo Bryson Height

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Facts & Trivia

Ranked on the list of most popular R&B Singer. Also ranked in the elit list of famous celebrity born in United States. Peabo Bryson celebrates birthday on April 13 of every year.

Bryson performed in theater and operatic productions, most notably the tenor role of “Sportin’ Life” in the Michigan Opera Theater of Detroit’s version of Porgy and Bess. His tax problems caught up with him on August 21, 2003, when the U.S. Internal Revenue Service seized property from his Atlanta, Georgia, home. He is reported to owe $1.2 million in taxes dating back to 1984. The IRS auctioned many of his possessions, including both Grammy Awards, electronic equipment, his grand piano and multiple pairs of shoes.

What was Peabo Bryson’s biggest hit?

Bryson’s greatest solo hits include 1977’s “Feel the Fire” and “Reaching for the Sky”, 1978’s “I’m So into You” and “Crosswinds”, 1982’s “Let the Feeling Flow”, 1984’s “If Ever You’re in My Arms Again” (his first Top 10 pop single, at No.

What is Peabo Bryson’s real name?

Robert L. Bryson

What is Peabo Bryson doing now?

He is currently listed in stable condition at Wellstar Kennestone Hospital in Marietta. Bryson, 68, is awake and responsive. “Both his medical team and family are optimistic for a speedy recovery,” according to the statement.

What Disney songs did Peabo Bryson?

Disney favorite Peabo Bryson returned one year after lending his voice to Beauty and the Beast for 1992’s Aladdin, joining powerhouse vocalist Regina Belle. The R&B-influenced take was included as the end credits version, a more radio-friendly rendition of the song performed in the movie by Brad Kane and Lea Salonga.

Who did Peabo Bryson do a duet with?

A soaring tenor whose solo hits appeared across multiple music charts, Bryson’s many successful interactions include a trio of classic duets — 1983’s “Tonight, I Celebrate My Love” with Roberta Flack, 1991’s “Beauty and the Beast” with Celine Dion and 1992’s “A Whole New World” with Regina Belle.

September 4, 2016 was declared “Peabo Bryson Day” in Charleston, SC and North Charleston, SC during the LowCountryJazzFest. The annual jazzfest is presented by ClosingTheGapInHealthCare.org, founded by Dr. Thaddeus Bell.

Before marrying his present wife, former singer and member of English R&B group The 411 Tanya Boniface, Bryson was engaged several times to Juanita Leonard, the former wife of boxing great Sugar Ray Leonard. In the 1990s, he became engaged to Angela Thigpen, former Miss Virginia Teen USA and later a model/actress. Bryson and Boniface have a son, Robert, born January 1, 2018.

In 2018, Bryson released his new album Stand For Love, which was produced by Jimmy Jam and Terry Lewis. The project was released on Jam & Lewis’ newly reactivated label, Perspective Records.

You may read full biography about Peabo Bryson from Wikipedia.
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