Luther Vandross

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Singer • Songwriter • Record Producer

Birth Date: April 20, 1951

Death Date: July 1, 2005

Birth Place: New York, New York

With a Grammy to his name, Luther Vandross made an indelible impression on the music landscape. Vandross worked on a variety of projects during his early entertainment career, including "Choose Me" (1984) starring Genevieve Bujold, "Divine Madness" (1980), "Made in Heaven" with Timothy Hutton (1987), "Ruthless People" (1986), "The Goonies" with Sean Astin (1985) and "The Wiz" (1978) starring Diana Ross.

In the nineties, Vandross devoted his time to various credits, such as "Don't Touch That Box!" (Nickelodeon, 1991-92), "Hero" (1992), "Mo' Money" (1992) starring Damon Wayans and "The Meteor Man" with Robert Townsend (1993). In the nineties through the 2010s, Vandross lent his talents to projects like "The 24 Hour Woman" (1999) starring Rosie Perez, "Black and White" with Robert Downey Jr. (2000), "Glitter" (2001), "The Making and Meaning of "We are Family"" with Sister Sledge (2002) and "Think Like A Man" (2012). Vandross last appeared in the Alice Cooper documentary "Supermensch: The Legend of Shep Gordon" (2014). Luther Vandross passed away in July 2005 at the age of 54.

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Love Song Hall of Fame

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2022

In Concert 50 on Radio 2

Self
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2020

Luther Vandross: So Amazing

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2020

Christmas Classics by the Fireplace

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2020

Quiet Christmas Day

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2020

R&B/Soul Gold

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2019

90s Christmas

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2018

Luther Vandross: Endless Love

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2016

Luther Vandross: The Impossible Dream (from Always and Forever: An Evening of Songs at The Royal Albert Hall)

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2015

Luther Vandross: A House Is Not a Home (from Live at Wembley)

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2015

Luther Vandross: Come Back (Live at Wembley)

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2015

Luther Vandross: For You to Love (Live at Wembley)

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2015

Luther Vandross: She Won't Talk to Me (Live at Wembley)

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2015

Luther Vandross: Superstar (Live at Wembley)

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2015

Luther Vandross: Give Me the Reason (Live at Wembley)

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2014

Luther Vandross: Searching (Live at Wembley)

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2014

Dionne Warwick & Luther Vandross: How Many Times Can We Say Goodbye

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2013

Luther Vandross: A Kiss for Christmas (Yule Log Edition)

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2013

Luther Vandross: Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas (Yule Log Edition)

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2013

Breakfast in Bed Marathon

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2010

Luther Vandross: She Won't Talk to Me

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2009

Luther Vandross: Always and Forever (Live)

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2007

Luther Vandross: Don't Want to Be a Fool

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2007

Luther Vandross: Here and Now (Live From the Royal Albert Hall)

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2007

Luther Vandross: Here and Now

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2007

Luther Vandross: I Can Make It Better

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2007

Luther Vandross: Little Miracles (Happen Every Day)

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2007

Luther Vandross: Love the One You're With

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2007

Luther Vandross: Never Too Much (Live)

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2007

Luther Vandross & Mariah Carey: Endless Love (Live)

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2007

Luther Vandross: Stop to Love (Live)

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2007

Luther Vandross: Shine

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2006

Luther Vandross: Never Too Much (Official HD Video)

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2004

Luther Vandross: Can Heaven Wait

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2004

Luther Vandross: Dance With My Father

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2004

Luther Vandross: Superstar/Until You Come Back to Me (That's What I'm Gonna Do)

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2004

Luther Vandross: The Rush

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2004

Luther Vandross: Your Secret Love

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2004

Luther Vandross: Take You Out

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2001

Burt Bacharach: One Amazing Night

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1999

The 24-Hour Woman

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1999

Down in the DeltaStream

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1998
76%

Luther Vandross: Every Year, Every Christmas

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1995

Luther Vandross: This Is Christmas

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1995

Touched by an AngelStream

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1994

New York UndercoverStream

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1994

Luther Vandross: Here and Now (Live)

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1994

Luther Vandross: Power of Love/Love Power (Live)

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1994

The Meteor Man

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1993

Beverly Hills 90210Stream

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1990

Luther Vandross: Live at Wembley

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1988

Luther Vandross: Any Love (Live)

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1988

Luther Vandross: Love Won't Let Me Wait

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1988

Luther Vandross: Stop to Love

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1986

Ruthless PeopleStream

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1986
93%

The Patti LaBelle Show

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1985

227Stream

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1985

Luther Vandross: It's Over Now

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1985

Choose Me

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1984

Luther Vandross: Never Too Much

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1981

Saturday Night LiveStream

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1975

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