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Bettye Lavette (Soul Singer) - Age, Birthday, Bio, Facts, Family, Net Worth, Height & More

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Bettye Lavette

Bettye LaVette is an American soul singer and songwriter who recorded her first album at the age of sixteen, but did not gain intermittent fame until 2005, when the album I'm Got My Own Hell Her Raise was released. been published with wide critical acclaim and was named by many critics. 2005 “Best” list. Her upcoming album, The Scene of the Crime, topped Billboard's Best Blues Album chart and was nominated for Best Contemporary Blues Album at the 2008 Grammy Awards. LaVette's eclectic musical style combines elements of soul, blues, rock and roll, funk, gospel and country music. In 2020, she was inducted into the Blues Hall of Fame.

Birth name Betty Jo Haskins
Born January 29, 1946, Muskegon, Michigan, United States
Genres Soul, Blues, R&B, Funk, Rock, Country, Americana, Gospel
Occupation(s) Musician, songwriter
Years active 1962–present
Labels Atlantic, Calla, Silver Fox, Atco, Motown, Epic, Charly, Munich, Blues Express, ANTI, Verve

About Bettye Lavette

I've Got My Own Hell to Raise and The Scene of the Crime are two albums by the award-winning soul vocalist.

Bettye Lavette before fame

At the age of sixteen, she released her first song, My Man—a He's Lovin' Man.

Achievement of Bettye Lavette

In 2004, she earned the W. C. Handy Award for Comeback Blues Album of the Year for her album A Woman Like Me.

Bettye Lavette family life

Kevin Kiley, an antiques trader, was her husband.

Associations of Bettye Lavette

She's toured with a wide range of performers, including Otis Redding [Blues Singer], the iconic jazz musician.

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Latest information about Bettye Lavette updated on September 17 2021.

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