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Betty Wright
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Wright, 1975
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Birth name Bessie Regina Norris
Born (1953-12-21)December 21, 1953
Miami, Florida, U.S.
Died May 10, 2020(2020-05-10) (aged 66)
Miami, Florida, U.S.
  • Singer
  • songwriter
Years active 1956–2020
Associated acts

Bessie Regina Norris (December 21, 1953 – May 10, 2020), better known by her stage name Betty Wright, was an American soul and R&B singer, songwriter and background vocalist, who rose to fame in the 1970s with hits such as "Clean Up Woman" and "Tonight is the Night". She was also prominent in regard to the use of whistle register.

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