|Birth name||Betty Mabry|
|Born||July 26, 1945|
Durham, North Carolina, U.S.
|Origin||New York City, New York, U.S.|
|Died||February 9, 2022 (aged 76)|
Homestead, Pennsylvania, U.S.
Betty Davis (July 26, 1944 – February 9, 2022) was an American funk-soul singer, famous in the 1970s. She was married to the star of Jazz Miles Davis, from where she took her surname.
References[change | change source]
- Kreps, Daniel (February 9, 2022). "Betty Davis, trailblazing queen of funk, dead at 77". Rolling Stone.
- Betty Davis, Singer-Songwriter Who Paved the Way for Boldly Sensual Funk in 1970s, Dies at 76
Other websites[change | change source]
- The Sound of Young America: Betty Davis Interview – June 21, 2007: Betty Davis gives her first radio interview in 30 years.
- Betty Davis: Betty Davis – Album review