R&B singer Gerald Levert dies
Wednesday, November 15, 2006
Gerald Levert was the son of Eddie Levert (of the soul group The O'Jays). Levert was known for a number of top ten hits in the 1980s and 90s, particularly "Pop, Pop Goes My Mind", "Casanova", and ABC-123". Levert had finished an album, which is expected to go into release in early 2007.
The memorial service for his death will be held Friday, November 17, and scheduled to honor Levert are Stevie Wonder, Johnny Gill and Angie Stone.
- "Wonder, Gill, Stone to sing for Levert: Musical tribute set for Friday in Cleveland; preliminary autopsy results announced." — , November 15, 2006
- "Memorial Service Set for Levert" — , November 15, 2006
- Kelley L. Carter. "R&B singer Gerald Levert dies at 40" — , November 10, 2006