Thursday, January 14, 2010

In Memoriam- Teddy Pendergrass

"Teddy Pendergrass, one of the most successful R&B singers of the 1970s and ’80s, passed away yesterday after a battle with colon cancer. He was 59. Pendergrass was diagnosed with cancer last year and had a difficult time recovering from surgery; he died at Bryn Mawr Hospital outside of his native Philadelphia"

Rest In Peace

Read the full obit at Rolling Stone

Hit pause on the player (below "The Beasts") ------>


Kristin said...

That makes me so sad. He was SUCH a legend. And one of my go tos for a romantic evening. RIP Teddy P. We'll miss you!

neil said...

Loved em as a Blue Note with Harold Melvin......have a couple of his solo CD's. Teddy and James Ingram 2 favs with the best pipes.

Teddy will bring a sweeter sound upstairs.

Tamstyles said...

he was a great talent..

Pigtown-Design said...

I loved TP! Love TKO is one of my fave songs. RIP.