Minnie Riperton, Soundtrack: Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band. Minnie Riperton was born November 8, 1947, in Chicago, Illinois, to Thelma Inez (Matthews) and Daniel Webster Riperton, a Pullman porter. At a young age, Riperton, the youngest of eight children, began taking dancing and ballet. Once she reached high school, she began singing in the Hyde Park A Capella Choir. From there, she ...
From The Album 'Come to my Garden' 1970.
Minnie Riperton-Lovin' You (Live 1975)
Minnie is the fifth and final studio album by American R&B/jazz singer Minnie Riperton. She died of cancer two months after its release. She died of cancer two months after its release. This was also her first album for Capitol Records .
Apr 26, 2022 · Minnie Riperton had everything going well for her — a successful music career, a loving husband, and two beautiful kids. Unfortunately, her happiness was short-lived and in 1976, she lost her life aged 31.
Jul 30, 2021 · The death of a loved one can leave a permanent scar in the lives of those they left behind. This was the case for American songwriter Richard Rudolph and his two kids Marc and Maya Rudolph, when his wife Minnie Riperton died in 1979. Riperton died of breast cancer at 31, leaving her husband and young kids behind.
Apr 09, 2021 · Minnie Riperton with daughter, actress Maya Rudolph Maya and her brother, Marc, grew up within a loving household and were raised by their Dad, who did the best that he could as a single parent. But they were obviously mostly familiar with their father’s heritage and culture, since that is with whom they lived in the house.