choir director and vocalist who was a member of The Waters, along with his
brother Luther and sisters Julia and Maxine. They have recorded in various
combinations over the years, on a purported total of more than 100 platinum
and 260 gold albums.
discography is massive, and the following is just a snapshot of his
prolific output. Recordings on
which he has appeared include: All Out Love by Gladys Knight &
the Pips; Bloodline by Glen
Campbell; The Christmas Album by
David Foster; Dance of the Rainbow
Serpent by Santana; Every Day is
a New Day by Diana Ross; The Fox
by Elton John; A Good Day by
Priscilla Ahn; Harps and Angels by Randy Newman; In My Lifetime by Neil Diamond; Just Ain’t Good Enough by
Johnny Taylor; Let’s Hear it
for the Boy by Deniece Williams; Monster by Herbie
Hancock; Nothing to Lose by Eddie
Money; One Wish: The Holiday Album by Whitney
Houston; Praise & Blame by
Tom Jones; The Rumour
by Olivia Newton-John; Stranger in
Town by Bob Seger; Thriller by Michael Jackson; Ultimate Christmas Collection by Chicago; Vuelve by Ricky Martin; The Way I Am by Billy Preston; and, XYZ by Andy Summers.
He can also be
heard on the soundtracks of Brother
Bear, Copout, Dick Tracy, For Love of Liberty, Godzilla,
Happy Feet, Ice Age: The Meltdown,
The Jazz Singer, King Kong, Little Shop of Horrors, Matrix
The Public Eye, Rise of the Planet of the Apes, Superman Returns, and Vampire in Brooklyn.
On the small
screen, he is has sung music for the following programs: American
Dreams, Boston Legal, A Different World, Fame, The Grammy Awards, Howie Mandel, The Jeffersons,
Married With Children, The People’s Choice Awards, Quincy Jones 50th Year, The Simpsons, and The Tonight Show.
Gamers may have
heard him without even knowing it:
He is credited as a member of the chorus on the soundtrack to God of War.
In the field
of music education, he has served on the faculty of the California College