Betty Wright was an american R&B singer and songwriter. She was often referred as Miami Legend. She rose to fame in 1970s as she started singing since she was 11.
Was? Yes. A heartbreaking news just broke into the internet that Wright is no more with us. She met her sad and unfortunate demise on May 10, 2020. It really is a heavy loss to the world.
|Birthday||December 21, 1953|
|Age||66 years (Died: May 10, 2020)|
God evening! I know it’s been awhile. What’s been going on? Tell a sista! Hope the Lords still blessing you!
— Betty Wright (@MsBettyWright) May 4, 2019
10 Facts on Betty Wright
- Betty Wright (born on December 21, 1953) was an american singer and songwriter who rose to fame in 1970s. She was born on Miami, Florida, United States.
- However, there’s some unfortunate news that the R&B star is no more with us. She died on May 10, 2020.
- However, the cause of her death is yet to be revealed. There hasn’t been much time since the news of her death is made public. She was ill for some time though.
- Talking about her family, her husband is Noah Williams. Moreover, he is also a singer. But it isn’t sure they were still together at the time of her demise.
- Moreover, Betty had three daughters and two sons. Her sons were Chaka Azuri and Patrick Parker. However, Patrick was shot killed at the age of 21 in 2005.
- Likewise, she also had three daughters. Her daughters are Patrice Parker, Asha Wright and Aisha McCray.
- Similarly, she had six siblings. She was the youngest child of Rosa Akins Braddy Wright and McArthur Norris. Norris was her mother’s second husband.
- Moving on, Betty was very popular during the 70s for the soulful songs such as “Clean Up Woman” and “Tonight is the Night.” She had also won grammy awards for her effort.
- Also before a week of her death, Singer, Chaka Khan tweeted about praying for her better health of Betty on twitter. She was addressed as Betty Sister. The cause of her death is estimated to be sickness.
- One can know about Betty’s online presence via her twitter account named “Msbettywright.” Her account has more than 32k followers.