The Temptations. Dennis Edwards — rear spratto: Lennox McLendon / AP
Former soloist of the American band The Temptations Dennis Edwards died in the US at the age of 74. The cause of death is not yet known, informs a portal TMZ.
Edwards was replaced in the team of singer David Ruffin in 1968. With him The Temptations recorded the song Papa was a Rollin’ Stone, which was included in the list of “500 songs that shaped rock and roll”, compiled Hall of fame rock-n-roll. In addition, the single was adopted to the Hall of fame award “Grammy”.
In addition, Edwards has performed such famous songs like Cloud Nine, Ball of Confusion and I Can’t Get Next to You.
Along with The Temptations singer in 1989 was inducted into the Hall of fame rock-n-roll.
The group acts for almost 50 years. The main directions of The Temptations — rhythm-n-Blues, funk, disco and soul. Musicians honored with three awards “Grammy”.
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