R&B classic singer Betty Wright dies at the age of 66

Betty Wright death: Bessie Regina Norris, known as Betty Wright, has passed away, at the time of death she was only 66 years old.

Betty Wright death

Betty Wright’s new album, Betty Wright: The Movie.

The music industry is suffering a great loss. The family of Betty Wright has confirmed this terrible news. 

Born: December 21, 1953

Full/Real Name: Bessie Regina Norris

Stage Name: Betty Wright

Betty Wright Age: 66 years 

Birthplace: Miami, Florida, United States

Betty Wright death: May 10, 2020

Spouse: King Sporty (m. 1985)

Children: Chaka Azuri, Asha Wright, Patrick Parker, Patrice Parker, Aisha McCray

Profession: Record producer, Singer, Musician

Nationality: United States of America

Wright is known for her R&B classic, mostly for “No Pain, (No Gain),” “Clean Up Woman” and “Tonight Is the Night.”

Betty Wright Cause of Death: Cancer

She started her career by performing with the Echoes of Joy, her family’s gospel group in Miami. At the age of fifteen, she released her first solo alum, My First Time Around, and Girls Can’t Do What the Guys Do had her first Top 40 song. 

Betty Wright death

Her song “Clean Up Woman” reached #6 on the Billboard pop charts and #2 on the R&B charts in 1972. In 1975, her song “Where Is the Love?” had won her the Grammy award.

In the early 80s, she released her own label Mr. B Records. Her song “No Pain No Gain” reached #14 on R&B charts in the late 80s. 

Wright collaborated with The Roots on Betty Wright: The Movie, in 2011, which reached #27 on R&B charts. It was her first solo album in a decade.

How much is Betty Wright worth?

Betty Wright net worth: Betty Wright net worth is $5 million. She was an American singer and songwriter. 

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