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Curtis Womack R.I.P.

PostPosted: Wed May 31, 2017 10:23 am
by john poole
Curtis Womack, the second eldest of the Womack Brothers passed away on 21st May, aged 74 - he and Bobby were the two main lead singers with the Womack Brothers (gospel) who later became the Valentinos (r&b). Friendly Womack, the eldest of the five brothers, is now the only survivor from the group.
https://www.soultracks.com/story-curtis-womack-dies

'It's All Over Now' (1964) - Curtis joined Bobby's lead on the chorus
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NVhPvMcVYtk

The Womack Brothers - 'Somewhere There's a God' (1961)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dmr1B6Jdljo

The Valentinos - 'Somewhere There's a Girl' (1962)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rMRvW7xtPHo

Curtis sang lead on both versions

They first recorded in 1954 as "The Womack Brothers featuring the 9 year old Curtis Womack"
http://www.soulwalking.co.uk/Valentinos.html

R.I.P. Curtis