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Ali Woodson (1951–2010)

Ali Woodson is best known as a former lead singer of The Temptations. Yep, that was Ali that wrote and sang lead vocals on "Treat Her Like A Lady." Since leaving The Temptations, Ali has been visible not only in a multitude of films, but has been seen internationally in a string of Gospel musical productions and in pursuing his own solo career. See full bio »
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Known For

Little Richard
Deadly Rhapsody
Happy New Year
Happy New Year Temptation


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 2001 Deadly Rhapsody
 2001 Nikita Blues
Church Singer
 2000 The Bogus Witch Project (TV Movie)
Streety Man (segment "The Willie Witch Project")
 2000 Little Richard (TV Movie) (as Ali Ollie Woodson)
 1997 The Jamie Foxx Show (TV Series)
- One Flew Over the County's Nest (1997) ... Arthur
 1997 The Parent 'Hood (TV Series)
- Double Date (1997) ... Gambler (as Ali Ollie Woodson)
 1987 Happy New Year
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Ali Ollie Woodson


5' 10½" (1.79 m)

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Played the drum part on Frederick Knight's hit, "I've Been Lonely For So Long," 1971, with Bill Pinkney and The Drifters, 1972-77. Originally auditioned for The Temptations in 1977, after Dennis Edwards left, but was passed over in favor of Louis Price. Finally brought in to the group in 1983 after Edwards' second departure. See more »



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