David Ruffin

David Ruffin

Davis Eli "David" Ruffin was an American soul singer and musician most famous for his work as one of the lead singers of The Temptations during the group's "Classic Five" period as it was later known.

musician, singer, person, artist, Capricorn person, band member, musical act

Active
1956 - 1991
Age at Death
50 years, 4 months and 14 days old
Albums
Gentleman Ruffin , So Soon We Change , In My Stride , Ruffin & Kendrick , Me 'N Rock 'N Roll Are Here To Stay ,  …
Attributes
african-american , pop music , male , disco , Rhythm and blues ,  …
Birthday
the 18th of January
Born
1941 , January 1941 , January 18th 1941 , Whynot, Mississippi
Dating, Romantic Partner
Tammi Terrell
Did
die
Died
1991 , June 1991 , June 1st 1991 , the United States , North America ,  …
Died During
the 1990s
First Name
"Davis" , "David"
Gender
male
Genre
Rhythm and blues , pop music , soul music , disco , gospel music
Last Name
"Ruffin"
Legal name, Full name
"Davis Eli Ruffin"
Middle-name
"Eli"
Nationality
american
Occupation
singer , musician , opera singer
Organisations
The Temptations , The Dixie Nightingales
Origin
the United States , Whynot, Mississippi
Performed
Dinah (mono single mix) , Dinah (mono single mix) , You Can Come Right Back to Me (mono single mix) , You Can Come Right Back to Me (mono single mix) , Don't Stop Loving Me (mono single mix) ,  …
Plays
drum kit
Quotes
"I knew I always wanted to sing."
Record label
Motown Records , RCA Records , Warner Bros. Records , Chess Records , Motown
Residence
Philadelphia , Mississippi , Memphis, Tennessee
Singles
My Whole World Ended
Worked with, Siblings
Jimmy Ruffin

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