Levi Stubbs( American popular singer)
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Biography Levi Stubbs
Levi Stubbs was born on 6 June 1936, in Detroit. From the earliest years, he distinguished musical talent and dreamed of becoming a professional musician.
In the 1954th year, Levi Stubbs and his three friends created a stunningly interesting team, which was called 'The Four Aims'. Two years later - after the band signed a contract with a music studio of Chess Records - the group changed its name and became known as 'The Four Tops'. By the way, to change the name there were a number of reasons, including the desire of musicians to cause confusion with the also popular at the time the collective 'Ames Brothers'.
Initially the team played in the various institutions. However, in 1963, the team concluded eat the contract with Motown Records. Ever since the team has made significant peaks - during the subsequent time it was created many tracks, . among which the most popular were such songs, . as 'Baby I Need Your Loving', . 'I Can't Help Myself (Sugar Pie, . Honey Bunch) ', . 'It's the Same Old Song', . 'Reach Out I'll Be There', . 'Standing in the Shadows of Love', . 'Bernadette', . 'Still Water (Love)', . 'Ain't No Woman (Like the One I've Got)' and other,
. The team stayed at the peak of popularity before the 1997-year - until the moment has not yet died Lawrence Peyton.
. Music group has been repeatedly awarded and in the 1990th year was in the Hall of Fame Rock and Roll Hall.
. Discs 'The Four Tops' scattered huge editions
. During its existence the team has sold more than 50 million copies. Unfortunately, at present, the four musicians were left only one - Duke Fakir.
Levi Stubbs (Levi Stubbs) was distinguished not only musically gifted, but also dressing data. Periodically Levy has appeared in various television shows, was engaged in dubbing cartoons.
. Life Levi Stubbs (Levi Stubbs) was associated with the family - the only wife (whom he married a musician in 1960,) and five children.
. In the 1995th year Levi Stubbs (Levi Stubbs) had been seriously ill with cancer
. The disease is often made itself felt. 17 October 2008-year Levi died in his sleep - in his own house, in Detroit.