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Edmund Sylvers
Birth: Jan. 25, 1957
Memphis
Shelby County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Mar. 11, 2004
Richmond
Henrico County
Virginia, USA

Rock/Disco/R&B/Funk Musician. Sylvers was a member of the 1970s and 1980s musical group, "The Sylvers", which he formed in 1972 in Memphis, Tennessee, with 9 out of his 10 siblings including, Charmaine, Olympia, Leon, James, Ricky, Angie, Pat, and Foster Sylvers. They recorded on the Capitol Record Label, Pride Record Label, MGM Record Label, and the Casablanca Record Label. The group which was known as a 'Southern version of the Jackson 5' had numerous hits on the R&B Charts and Pop Charts in there 13 year career. In the early 1980s the group signed with the Geffen Record Label, but the group had lost its appeal by then. In 1980 Edmund began a solo career on the Arista Record Label. There many recordings include, 'Fool's Paradise', 'Boogie Fever', 'Hot Line', 'Don't Stop, Get Off', 'Reach Out', 'Come Back Lover, Come Back', 'I'm Gettin' Over', 'Heart Repair Man', 'Cotton Candy', 'Storybook Girl', 'I Can Be Real', 'The Roulette Wheel Of Love', 'Wish That I Could Talk To You', 'That's What Love Is Made Of', 'High School Dance', and 'Ain't Nothin' But A Party.' Sylvers passed away from lung cancer in Richmond, Virginia, at the age of 47 in March 2004. (bio by: K) 
 
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Holy Cross Cemetery
Culver City
Los Angeles County
California, USA
 
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Record added: Mar 15, 2004
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Gone too soon, keeping you in my prayers always ES. Giving this flower as a gift of love, comfort, and warmth. Rest in peace in God's loving arms.
- Marsha
 Added: Aug. 13, 2014
Beautiful dreamer. RIP.
-Anonymous
 Added: Jul. 14, 2014
Beautiful dreamer. RIP.
-Anonymous
 Added: Jul. 14, 2014
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