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REGINA BELLE
Soul, jazz and gospel Singer - Songwriter
Born July 17, 1964, Englewood, New Jersey.
Studied opera at the Manhattan School Of Music.
She developed her vocal style influenced by Phyllis Hyman, Donny Hathaway, Nancy Wilson and Billie Holiday.
She started her soul vocal career as openiong act of the Manhattans gigs.
In 1986 she recorded a duet with them, "Where Did We Go Wrong" included in their album "Back To Basics".
She was signed at Columbia Records in 1988 where she released her first four albums.
Four more albums during the decade 1998 - 2008 at various record labels.
She has a tradition of recording duets:
- with Peabo Bryson, "Without You" (1987), the love theme from the movie "Leonard Part 6" and the Oscar and Grammy awarded "A Whole New World" (1992) from the Disney movie "Aladdin"
- with J.T. Taylor, "All I Want Is Forever" (1988)
- with Johnny Mathis, "Better Together" (1991)
Among her biggest hits included "So Many Tears", "Show Me The Way", "Baby Come To Me", "Make It Like It Was", "What Goes Around", "If I Could".
 
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REGINA BELLE (SoulMusic Hall Of Fame Inductee) 2015 SoulMusic.com Interview
Phone interview conducted November 9, 2015 Recently inducted by overwhelming popular vote into The SoulMusic Hall of Fame, Grammy winner Regina Belle has created a legacy of recorings that span almlst twenty-five years, enjoying success in the soul, jazz, pop and gospel fields. She's about to release a brand new album (The Day Life Began) in early 2016 and caught up with David Nathan to express her appreciation for her induction and share her excitment about the new album.......
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REGINA BELLE: ALL BY MYSELF (FTG)
This is her first album which spawned five US hits – not bad going for this lady who first came to our notice late-1986. After being hooked up with T...
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Regina Belle 2012 SoulMusic.com Interview
Interview recorded June 1, 2012 There is something warm and inviting about Regina Belle. It's not just her voice, which has graced many hits, in...
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Regina Belle With Darnell Meyers-Johnson
New Jersey native Regina Belle emerged as an undeniable talent in R&B during a time when the emphasis was squarely on vocal ability. Her powerhouse v...
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Peabo Bryson & Regina Belle In Studio
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 Regina Belle 2001 SoulMusic.com Interview