Famous Philadelphians: Music

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Can you name the famous musicians/singers from Philadelphia ?

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Male pop duo who had six #1 hits in the 1970's and 1980's
One-hit wonder (1972's 'Me and Mrs. Jones)
Formed 1960's band The Nazz but became famous as solo artist and producer
Born in Philadelphia in 1915; Diana Ross portrayed her in a 1972 film
One-hit wonder garage band of the 60's ('Expressway to Your Heart')
Critically acclaimed hip-hop group; house band for 'Late Night with Jimmy Fallon'
80's band that had a hit with 'And We Danced' and also wrote Cyndi Lauper hit 'Time After Time'
His 'Rock Around the Clock' is widely considered the first rock n' roll hit
Tongue-in-cheek rock band ('Punk Rock Girl', 'Bitchin' Camaro')
'Colorful' singer born Alecia Beth Moore, had a #1 hit with 'So What' in 2008
1970's band ( 'Disco Inferno')
Her group's 'Lady Marmalade' was a 70's hit
Born Garrett Dutton III, he likes cold beverages
Close-harmony men's R&B group ('End of the Road')
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Artist formerly known as the Fresh Prince
Groundbreaking saxophonist; died in 1967 at age 40
1970's soul group that launched the career of Teddy Pendergrass
Her #1 'cheerleader' song was also an early MTV hit
His 'Adagio for Strings' became the theme for the film 'Platoon'
Female rap artist and actress ('Let Me Blow Ya Mind')
Popular operatic tenor and movie star of the 1950's
Smooth jazz saxist who scored a hit with 'Mr. Magic'
Jazz guitarist, until recently bandleader on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno
Dance craze spokesman whose stage name was inspired by Fats Domino
Early doo-wop group who recorded 'At the Hop' and 'Rock n' Roll is Here to Stay'
She sang 'My Country, 'Tis of Thee' from the steps of the Lincoln Memorial
70's singer-songwriter killed in a 1973 plane crash

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