Thelma Houston (née Jackson; born May 7, 1946) is an American singer and actress. She scored a number-one hit in 1977 with her recording of "Don't Leave Me This Way", which won the Grammy for Best Female R&B Vocal Performance. Houston was born in Leland, Mississippi. Her mother was a cotton picker. She and her three sisters grew up primarily in Long Beach, California.
Thelma Houston (1972) is the second album by Thelma Houston, recorded in 1972 and released in 1973. The album includes the single, "Me and Bobby McGee". This is her first album recorded with Motown Records under the Mowest label. Two versions of the album were issued, a ten track version in the US and a fourteen track version in the UK and Germany.
Thelma Houston 1983 is Thelma Houston's 13th studio album and was her debut album on MCA Records. The album only generated commercial interest in the Urban music market. It includes two modest R&B chart hits, "Working Girl" and "Just Like All the Rest. Make It Last" (Lana Bogan, Louie Shelton). Say Goodbye to Love" (Jai Winding). Running in Circles" (Brian Unger, Jon Carin, Mercury Caronia, Rudy Perrone). What For" (Randy McNeil). Just Like All the Rest" (Bob Esty, Lindy Friedman, Michelle Aller).
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Listen to music from Thelma Houston like Don't Leave Me This Way, Don't Leave Me This Way - Single Version & more. Find the latest tracks, albums, and images from Thelma Houston. Thelma Houston is a soul singer-songwriter and actress. It was a chance meeting in the early 1970's with Motown Records which lead to a deal on the Motown subsidiary Mo-West Records.
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Thelma Houston lyrics - 55 song lyrics sorted by album, including "Don't Leave Me This Way", "Ain't That Peculiar", "Jumpin' Jack Flash". album: "Thelma Houston" (1973). No One's Gonna Be A Fool Forever Me And Bobby McGee. album: "I've Got The Music In Me" (1975).