|Birth name||Marie Dionne Warrick|
|Born||December 12, 1940|
East Orange, New Jersey, United States
|Genres||Gospel, R&B, soul, urban, soft rock, adult contemporary, quiet storm, pop|
Warner Bros. (1972–1977)
Dionne Warwick (born December 12, 1940) is an American R&B singer. She was born in East Orange, New Jersey.
Warwick sang many songs written by Burt Bacharach and Hal David. Many of these songs were hits.
In 1990, Warwick hosted and executive produced a talk show, Dionne and Friends. She was a contestant in the 2011 season of The Apprentice.
Warwick's sister Dee Dee Warwick (1942-2008), their aunt Cissy Houston (born 1933) and cousin Whitney Houston (1963-2012) were singers.
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- ↑ Hear Dionne Warwick (music and interviews) on the Pop Chronicles (1969).
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- 1940 births
- Living people
- Actors from New Jersey
- African American musicians
- American movie actors
- American R&B singers
- American soul musicians
- American television actors
- American television presenters
- People from East Orange, New Jersey
- Participants in American reality television series
- Singers from New Jersey
- Television talk show hosts
- Warner Bros. Records artists
- Dionne Warwick