Skip to
YouTube video

Loading player…

Related Tags

Overton Vertis "O. V." Wright (October 9, 1939 – November 16, 1980) was an American rhythm & blues and soul singer.

Born in Leno, Tennessee, Wright, as a youngster, began singing in the church. In 1956, while still in high school, he joined The Sunset Travelers as one of the lead singers for the gospel group. He later fronted a gospel music group, the Harmony Echoes. It was during this time that he was discovered (along with James Carr) by… read more

Top Tracks

Top Albums

Similar Artists


Leave a comment. Log in to or sign up.

  • Avatar for WestChinchilla
    he is the peewee longway of soul music
  • Avatar for IamFlood
    Sam Cooke?
  • Avatar for ChrisSabbath
    "Memphis Unlimited" is downright amazing!
  • Avatar for kuluminaris
  • Avatar for phoebe_c
    'mazing x
  • Avatar for Bobak
    nick hornby sent me.
  • Avatar for tondeman
    sylvester stallone
  • Avatar for IamianaimaI
    Cameron Stallones used that exact picture in the cover collage for "Boat Trip"
  • Avatar for stefizzle
    The greatest of the underrated!
  • Avatar for LiamGallagher
    put that in your pipe and smoke it!

API Calls