Tammi Terrell

1945 - 1970

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Tammi Terrell (born Thomasina Winifred Montgomery; April 29, 1945 – March 16, 1970) was an American singer–songwriter, widely known as a star singer for Motown Records during the 1960s, notably for a series of duets with singer Marvin Gaye. Terrell's career began as a teenager, first recording for Scepter/Wand Records, before spending nearly 9 months as a member of James Brown's Revue, recording for Brown's Try Me label. After a period attending college, Terrell recorded briefly for Checker Records, before signing with Motown in 1965. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Tammi Terrell has received more than 2,694,726 page views. Her biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). Tammi Terrell is the 798th most popular singer (up from 925th in 2019), the 4,483rd most popular biography from United States (down from 24th in 2019) and the 232nd most popular American Singer.

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Among singers, Tammi Terrell ranks 798 out of 3,541Before her are Ville Valo, Richard Carpenter, Sakis Rouvas, Mustafa Sandal, Johnny "Guitar" Watson, and Dave Davies. After her are Licia Albanese, Ileana Cotrubaș, Michèle Arnaud, Benny Moré, Verka Serduchka, and Naná Vasconcelos.

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Among people born in 1945, Tammi Terrell ranks 249Before her are Azim Premji, Maryla Rodowicz, Jim Davis, Dragan Holcer, Leonard Adleman, and Roger Spottiswoode. After her are Walt Frazier, Doug Clifford, Brian Connolly, Jean Ragnotti, Tobias Wolff, and Modestas Paulauskas. Among people deceased in 1970, Tammi Terrell ranks 138Before her are Eva Hesse, Alf Prøysen, Rube Goldberg, Vince Lombardi, Ralph Hartley, and Albert Ayler. After her are Ed Begley, Fritz Kortner, Robert Gerhard, Max Abegglen, Jérôme Carcopino, and Julius Pokorny.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Tammi Terrell ranks 4,483 out of 15,968Before her are Frank Carlucci (1930), Ezzard Charles (1921), Donald Byrd (1932), Amelia Bloomer (1818), Ray Bolger (1904), and David Paich (1954). After her are Sunita Williams (1965), Ludacris (1977), John Trumbull (1756), F. Holland Day (1864), Roseanne Barr (1952), and Joseph Bologna (1934).

Among SINGERS In United States

Among singers born in United States, Tammi Terrell ranks 232Before her are Gladys Knight (1944), Eric Carmen (1949), Randy Crawford (1952), Jimmie Rodgers (1897), Richard Carpenter (1946), and Johnny "Guitar" Watson (1935). After her are Travis Scott (1991), Vanilla Ice (1967), Dr. John (1941), Gregg Allman (1947), Phil Anselmo (1968), and Dennis Frederiksen (1951).