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Ray Singleton Biography

Ray Singleton

Facts of Ray Singleton

Date of Birth: 1937 , March-8
Date of Death: 2016 , November-16
Birth Nation: United States

Quick Timeline of Ray Singleton

1937 Born in Detroit, Michigan, USA
1958 Auditioned for songwriter
1968 Returned to Motown
2016 Died of Brain Cancer
2016 Raynoma Singleton's Networth
1979 Raynoma Singleton's Films
1960 Married to Berry Gordy
1964 Divorce with Berry Gordy
1966 Married to Eddie Singleton
1970 Divorce with Eddie Singleton

Detail Timeline of Ray Singleton

March 8 , 1937

Born in Detroit, Michigan, USA

Ray Singleton full name Raynoma Singleton, an American R&B Producer, songwriter and vocalist, best known for her works in film "Apollo", was born on 8 March 1937, to parents Ashby Mayberry and Lucille, in Detroit, Michigan, USA.

1958

Auditioned for songwriter

In 1958, Raynoma and her younger sister named Alice auditioned as a duo for a young songwriter named Berry Gordy. It is said that Raynoma was not excited about their singing, Raynoma told him that she could also write and arrange music.

1968

Returned to Motown

Ray and Eddie Singleton formed a record label, Shrine, which was based in Washington, DC. But the label proved unsuccessful after that she could not hold the failure so that Ray returned to Motown in 1968. She became very upset after that.

November 11 , 2016

Died of Brain Cancer

In 2016, Raynoma felt very sick and then when she went to the doctor for her check up, the result was very much shocking for her that Raynoma Singleton was suffering from the brain cancer. She died on November 11, 2016, of brain cancer in Woodland Hills, California.

2016

Raynoma Singleton's Networth

Raynoma was earning her salary from her film career as being a producer, songwriter and vocalist that her net worth was estimated to be about $10 million U.S. dollars in the time of 2016. She was earning this that much money only because of her talent and hard work.

1979

Raynoma Singleton's Films

Ray Singleton first started her producing career by the film named "Apollo" in 1979. The film gave her a big hit. Then she had also produced some hit films like "Somebody's Watching Me" in 1984 and "Captured" in 1985.

1960

Married to Berry Gordy

Raynoma singleton first got married to her first husband Charles Liles. But after living for some years, she gave divorce him. Then again Raynoma got married to her second husband Berry Gordy on 1960 as they were dating each other before getting married.

1964

Divorce with Berry Gordy

Raynoma and Berry were living a happy married life but after living together for about four years, their relationship started to turn into bad so they decided to be separate with each other. Thus Raynoma divorced Berry Gordy in 1964.

1966

Married to Eddie Singleton

After two years of divorce with Berry Gordy, Raynoma again got married to her third husband Eddie Singleton in 1966. They were dating each other before their marriage. The couple had one son as well as a daughter together.

1970

Divorce with Eddie Singleton

They were living a happy married life but after four years of marriage, their relationship started to turn into bad so the couple decided to separate with each other and then they divorced. Raynoma was single when she died.

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Raynoma and her younger sister named Alice auditioned as a duo for a young songwriter named Berry Gordy in 1958. Later, Gordy had put together a backup vocal group, which was composed of singers who had been hanging around the studio. Ray Singleton first started her producing career by the film named "Apollo" in 1979. And then she also produced famous films like "Somebody's Watching Me" and "Captured".

Raynoma was an American nationality songwriter, producer as well as a vocalist with ethnicity white, who died of brain cancer at the age of 79. If we talk about the personal life of Raynoma, she had a very complicated married history. She was married three times and has three sons and one daughter from her various marriages. She was divorced with her previous two husbands and then she again got married for the third time. Raynoma was earning her salary from her film career that her net worth was estimated to be about U.S $ 10 million in 2016.