No photo available. Represent Little Esther Phillips? Add or change photos at IMDbPro
STARmeter
SEE RANK
Up 109,817 this week

Little Esther Phillips (1935–1984)

One of the premiere r&b vocalists of the 1950s through the 1980s, 'Little Esther' Phillips possessed both great talent and even greater demons. When she was an adolescent, her parents divorced, and she was forced to divide her time between her father in Houston and her mother in the Watts area of Los Angeles. Although she was brought up singing in... See full bio »

Who Sarah Wayne Callies Trusts to Raise a Family

The star of NBC's "Council of Dads" makes some unexpected picks for her own "Council of Moms," pulled from her favorite TV shows.

Watch the video

Around The Web

 | 

Powered by ZergNet

On Prime Video

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 682 people
created 12 Aug 2012
 
a list of 121 people
created 20 Apr 2014
 
a list of 352 people
created 18 Dec 2015
 
a list of 366 people
created 15 Jun 2018
 
a list of 806 people
created 19 Oct 2010
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Little Esther Phillips's work have you seen?

User Polls

Known For

127 Hours Soundtrack
(2010)
Cry-Baby Soundtrack
(1990)
Committed Soundtrack
(2000)
Love Is in the Air Soundtrack
(2013)

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Soundtrack (13 credits)
 2019 Little White Lies 2 (performer: "Brand New Day" - as Esther Phillips)
 2017 Wonderstruck (performer: "All the Way Down" - as Esther Phillips)
 2013 Love Is in the Air (performer: "Try Me" - as Esther Phillips)
 2010 127 Hours (performer: "If you Love me" (Hymne à l'Amour))
 2007/I Crazy Love (Documentary) (performer: "Release Me and Let Me Love Again")
 2002 La bande du drugstore (performer: "Try me" - as Esther Phillips)
 2000/I Committed (performer: "Release Me (And Let Love In)" - as Esther Phillips)
 1996 The Nanny (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- A Pup in Paris (1996) ... (performer: "I Love Paris")
 1996 The Sunchaser (performer: "What a Difference a Day Makes" - as Esther Phillips)
 1990 Cry-Baby (performer: "I'M A BAD, BAD GIRL")
 1979 Stone Cold Dead (performer: "Use Me" - as Esther Phillips)
 1975 Saturday Night Live (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Candice Bergen/Esther Phillips (1975) ... (performer: "What a Diff'rence a Day Makes", "I Can Stand a Little Rain" - as Esther Phillips)
 1975 Ring Parade (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 5 October 1975 (1975) ... (performer: "What a diff'rence a day makes" - as Esther Phillips)
Show Show Composer (1 credit)
Show Show Self (17 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (1 credit)
Edit

Personal Details

Alternate Names:

Esther Phillips
Edit

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

I'm just a singer. If I like a song it doesn't matter to me where it comes from -- I can do it my way.

Trivia:

In 1949 she caught the attention of bluesman Johnny Otis in a talent contest in his L.A. nightclub, and soon she was in his revue. See more »

Star Sign:

Capricorn

Contribute to This Page

Free Movies and TV Shows You Can Watch Now

On IMDb TV, you can catch Hollywood hits and popular TV series at no cost. Select any poster below to play the movie, totally free!

Browse free movies and TV series



Recently Viewed