Martha Wash


STARmeter
SEE RANK
Up 63,755 this week
Trailer
2:21 | Trailer
Martha Wash and Izora Rhodes-Armstead, started out in the gospel group NOW (News of the World) before becoming backup singers for disco artist Sylvester in the 1970s. They formed the duo Two Tons of Fun, later changing their name to 'the Weather Girls' after moving to CBS Records. Together they scored a big hit with "It's Raining Men" in 1982 that... See full bio »

The Best Movies and Series to Watch in October

Take a look at the best movies and series to watch in October in theaters and streaming.

See the IMDb Editors' picks

Hollywood Heartthrobs Through the Years

We love these Hollywood icons, and we bet you do too.

See all the photos

Actors' Early Horror Movie Roles

Did you know these actors got their start in horror movies?

See the gallery

On Prime Video

Projects In Development

Details only on IMDbPro »

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 197 people
created 25 Sep 2020
 
a list of 18 people
created 10 months ago
 
a list of 138 people
created 28 Dec 2015
 
a list of 397 people
created 09 Jul 2015
 
a list of 64 people
created 05 Dec 2011
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDb page

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Martha Wash's work have you seen?

User Polls

Photos

Known For

The Boss Soundtrack
(2016)
(1994)
Gung Ho Soundtrack
(1986)

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Actress (22 credits)
 2018 Wholly Broken (TV Movie)
Rose
 2013 Martha Wash: I'm Not Coming Down (Music Video)
Martha Wash
 2013 Martha Wash: It's My Time (Music Video)
Martha Wash
 2011 Martha Wash: I've Got You (Music Video)
Martha Wash
 1994 C+C Music Factory: Do You Wanna Get Funky (Music Video)
Martha Wash
 1993 Whitney Houston: I'm Every Woman (Music Video)
Martha Wash
 1992 Martha Wash: Carry On (Music Video)
Martha Wash
 1992 Martha Wash: Give It to You (Music Video)
Martha Wash
 1991 Black Box: Open Your Eyes (Music Video)
Martha Wash (singing voice)
 1991 Black Box: Strike It Up (Music Video)
Martha Wash (singing voice)
 1990 Black Box: Everybody Everybody (European Version) (Music Video)
Martha Wash (singing voice)
 1990 Black Box: Everybody Everybody (US Version) (Music Video)
Martha Wash (singing voice)
 1990 Black Box: Fantasy (Music Video)
Martha Wash (singing voice)
 1990 Black Box: I Don't Know Anybody Else (Music Video)
Martha Wash (singing voice)
 1985 The Weather Girls: Well-A-Wiggy (Music Video)
Martha Wash
 1982 The Weather Girls: It's Raining Men (Music Video)
Martha Wash
 1979 Sylvester: Can't Stop Dancing (Music Video)
Martha Wash
Show Show Soundtrack (20 credits)
Show Show Thanks (1 credit)
Show Show Self (31 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (3 credits)

Related Videos

Edit

Personal Details

Publicity Listings:

1 Article | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

Official Sites:

Official Site

Alternate Names:

The Weather Girls
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia:

She was in the midst of a big scandal in the early '90s, as she claimed that the C+C Music Factory didn't credit her for vocals on their #1 hit "Gonna Make You Sweat (Everybody Dance Now)." It was Wash's rich, shattering voice that turned "Everybody Everybody" into a smash for Black Box, but she wasn't featured in the video. Wash, who is overweight, was invariably replaced in the songs and videos... See more »

Trademark:

Distinctive and powerful soprano voice

Contribute to This Page



Recently Viewed