Gladys Knight Profile
|Full Name:||Gladys Knight - Contact Gladys Knight|
|Birth Name:||Gladys Maria Knight|
|Famous As:||R&B/soul singer, actress|
|Date of Birth:||May 28, 1944|
|Place of Birth:||Atlanta, Georgia, USA|
|Father:||Merald Woodlow Knight|
|Mother:||Sarah Elizabeth Woods|
|Brother(s):||Merald Knight (singer, September 4, 1942), David (younger)|
|Spouse:||James Newman (1960 - 1964), Barry Hankerson (producer, October 1974 - 1979), Les Brown (actor, August 25, 1995 - 1997), William McDowell (since April 12, 2001)|
|Son(s):||Jimmy, Jr. (d.1999), Jomo Hankerson|
|Claim to Fame:||Album Just for You (1994)|
Gladys Knight News
Asheville Citizen-TimesGladys Knight and husband move forward with Canton center
CANTON - Even though famed soul singer Gladys Knight grew up in Atlanta, she says her marriage to a Western North Carolina native has turned her into a country girl at heart. And while Knight and William "Billy" McDowell own property in Fairview, their ...
Atlanta Journal ConstitutionGladys Knight severs ties to son's chicken and waffles eatery
Atlanta Journal Constitution
Shanga Hankerson must phase out all uses of Knight's name, likeness and memorabilia from the downtown Atlanta restaurant formerly known as Gladys Knight's Chicken and Waffles, the Monday agreement states. The deadline is April 26, 2017.
Gladys Knight severs ties with son's chicken and waffles eatery
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Gladys Knight Severs Ties To Chicken and Waffles Restaurant
Gladys Knight severs ties with son's chicken and waffles restaurant ...
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NorthdallasgazetteGladys Knight on stage in Dallas April 2
The nonprofit AT&T Performing Arts Center is bringing the ?Empress of Soul,? Gladys Knight to stage at 7 p.m. Sunday, April 2 at the Winspear Opera House in the downtown Dallas Arts District. The great ones endure, and Gladys Knight has long been one ...
Chicago TribuneJeffrey Osborne joins Gladys Knight for two shows
Jeffrey Osborne joins Gladys Knight for 8 p.m. shows on March 17 and 18 at The Venue in Horseshoe Casino, Hammond. Osborne had several hit singles in the 1980s that included "On the Wings of Love" and "The Borderlines." (Photo courtesy of Horseshoe ...
WFMYNews2.comGladys Knight and husband hold kickoff for new community center ...
Soul legend Gladys Knight and her husband, Canton native Billy McDowell, are turning a historic old high school into a community center.I walked out in the ...
Husband of Singer Gladys Knight to Open Community Center in NC ...
Sacred Ground - By Kyle Perrotti - The Mountaineer
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Niagara Frontier PublicationsStyx & REO Speedwagon, Gladys Knight headed to Seneca Niagara
Niagara Frontier Publications
The Seneca Niagara Events Center will rock with the Motown grooves of Gladys Knight on Saturday, June 10 (8 p.m.), and "A Night at the Disco" featuring The Village People, Sister Sledge, Rose Royce and The Trammps on Saturday, June 24 (8 p.m.) Then, ...
- What does singer Gladys Knight have planned for Tuesday in Canton?
CANTON, N.C. (WLOS) ? Music legend Gladys Knight and her husband, Canton native Billy McDowell, will hold an event Tuesday to kickoff fundraising for a community center project in Canton. RELATED | Gladys Knight & husband establish foundation to ...
WSPA.comGladys Knight and Husband Planning to Renovate NC School
?Empress of Soul? and 7-time Grammy Award winner Gladys Knight and her husband Billy McDowell visited Canton, NC yesterday with plans to reshape a local community. A Canton native, McDowell has dreams of renovating the abandoned building of his ...
Charlotte ObserverGladys Knight, husband announce Canton community center
Smoky Mountain News
A dilapidated segregation-era high school in Canton purchased by a former student will become a $5 million community center by 2019 if the Reynolds High ...
Motown legend Gladys Knight tied to project to aid small NC town's ...
Charlotte Observer all 3 news articles »
St. Louis AmericanGladys Knight's Chicken & Waffles raided for alleged tax woes
St. Louis American
According to The Atlanta Journal-Constitution, the restaurant best known as Gladys Knight's Chicken & Waffles has had another run-in with the Georgia Department of Revenue, with agents shutting down the restaurant Thursday. Shanga Hankerson, the ...