Birth Name: Albert Greene
Birth Place: Forrest City, Arkansas
Years Active: 1967 – present
Genres: R&B, Gospel, Soul
Albert Greene (born April 13, 1946), better known as Al Green, is an American gospel and soul music singer. He reached the peak of his popularity in the 1970s, with hit singles such as "You Oughta Be With Me," "I'm Still In Love With You," "Love and Happiness", and "Let's Stay Together". In 2005, Rolling Stone named him #65 in their list of the 100 Greatest Artists of All Time. The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inducted Green in 1995, referring to him as "one of the most gifted purveyors of soul music." Green has sold more than 20 million records. Green's debut album with Hi Records was "Green Is Blues." The album was a moderate success. The next LP, "Al Green Gets Next to You" (1970), i...
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