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						Brook Benton

Brook Benton

Date of Birth September 19, 1931
Date of Death 1988-04-09
Place of Birth South Carolina
Country United States
Profession Pop Singer
Horoscope Virgo

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Name Brook Benton
First Name Brook
Last Name Benton
Occupation Pop Singer
Birthday September 19
Birth Year 1931
Place of Birth Camden
Home Town South Carolina
Birth Country United States
Birth Sign Virgo
Full/Birth Name
Parents Willie Peay, Maddie Peay
Siblings Not Available
Spouse Mary Benton
Children(s) Not Available

Brook Benton Biography

Brook Benton is one of the most popular and richest Pop Singer who was born on September 19, 1931 in Camden, South Carolina, United States. As of June 1, 2023, Brook has a net worth approximately $5 Million. He has composed music for legendary singers , such as He has written songs for legendary singers such as Nat King Cole..

Songwriter and performer who came to notoriety in the 1950s. He was nominated for an Grammy Award for Best Male Pop Vocal Performance.

He was a hit in 1970. made his comeback with the smash hit track “Rainy Night in Georgia.”

The father of his son, Willy Peay, was an organist at the Methodist Church located in Camden He also taught his son to compose songs.

Ethnicity, religion & political views

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Brook Benton Net Worth

Brook is one of the richest Pop Singer from United States. According to our analysis, Wikipedia, Forbes & Business Insider, Brook Benton's net worth $5 Million.

Net Worth $5 Million
Salary Under Review
Source of Income Pop Singer
Cars Not Available
House Living in own house.

He sang with gospel group The Jerusalem Stars and The Golden Gate Quartet.

Brook Benton Wife

According to our records, Brook Benton married to Mary Benton. As of January 12, 2023, Brook Benton’s is not dating anyone.

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Height, Weight & Body Measurements

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Facts & Trivia

Brook Ranked on the list of most popular Pop Singer. Also ranked in the elit list of famous people born in United States. Brook Benton celebrates birthday on September 19 of every year.

How old was Brook Benton when he died?

56 years (1931–1988)

How many kids did Brook Benton have?

Brook and Mary Benton were married in 1954 in New York City. They parented five children, Brook Jr., Vanessa, Roy, Gerald, and Benjamin.

Who originally sang Rainy Night in Georgia?

“Rainy Night in Georgia” is a song written by Tony Joe White in 1967 and popularized by R&B vocalist Brook Benton in 1970. It was originally released by White on his 1969 album, Continued, on Monument Records, shortly before Benton’s hit single was issued.

Who sang with Brook Benton?

Over a stretch of just 17 years, Dinah Washington recorded 447 songs. Brook Benton, over his 40-year-long career, wrote, co-wrote, and recorded over 100 singles, many of them hits we still frequently hear today.

How many hits did Brook Benton have?

Benton eventually charted a total of 49 singles on the Billboard Hot 100, with other songs charting on Billboard’s rhythm and blues, easy listening, and Christmas music charts.

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