Betty Wright (Bessie Regina Norris)

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Miami, Florida, USA
Soul and R&B singer Betty Wright was born December 21, 1953, in Miami, Florida. She started out as a member of her family's own gospel group The Echoes of Joy and began working as a backup vocalist for other singers at age thirteen. She recorded her 1968 debut album "My First Time Around" when she was only 15 years old; this begat her first hit song, "Girls Can't Do What Guys Can Do. Read more...