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Minnie Riperton (Nov 8, 1947 - Jul 12, 1979) was an American singer who is best remembered for her 1974 hit ballad, Lovin' You.

The tragic 1979 death of 31-year-old Riperton silenced one of soul music's most unique and unforgettable voices - blessed with an angelic five-octave vocal range, she scored her greatest commercial success with the chart-topping pop ballad, "Lovin' You". Riperton was born in Chicago on November 8, 1947. As a young girl, she studied music, drama, and dance at… read more

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  • "Memory Lane" brings on all the emotions! <3
  • love you angel
  • Such a voice. Such a sweet soul. I'm a fan of her daughter Maya as well! You're missed, Minnie!
  • Lovin' You ♥ [3]
  • "Memory Lane" is amazing, one of her best songs, so beautiful. This one hits me hard!
  • My favorite love song of all-time is "Lovin' You" by Minnie Riperton. What is you favorite love song?
  • Who better to listen to on Valentine's Day?
  • "Come To My Garden" BEST ALBUM!
  • Dat falsetto tho...
  • Today is the 65th Celebration of the birth of Minnie Riperton. Please take time to celebrate this timeless artist. We miss you, Minnie.

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