Sang background vocals on two albums by singer/composer Bobby Womack
("Communication"-1971-United Artists Records and "Understanding"-1972-United Artists Records).
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Pam Greer | Pamala Grier | Pamela Grier
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(On the emotional back-story of how she landed Mars Attacks) I was familiar with the comic book, and Tim Burton had called me to audition, but one of my dogs was dying of cancer, so I wasn't in the frame of mind to audition to do that role. So I said, "I can't," and I turned down Tim Burton. And I remember one of my dearest friends who I knew before he became an actor - Michael Keaton, who was in...
While a student at UCLA, she sang back-up for singer-composer Bobby Womack
. Interestingly, Womack's composition and 1972 recording of the song "Across 110th Street" was the theme song of the film Jackie Brown
(1997), which marked a major comeback for Grier in the starring and title role. She was nominated for a Golden Globe and an NAACP Image Award for her performance.