Willie Norwood
American musician
Willie Norwood
William Raymond Norwood, Sr. known as Willie Norwood is an American Gospel singer and has been involved in singing since early childhood. His father and mother sang in the church choir. He is the father and voice coach of R&B singers Brandy and Ray J.
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Twins' top picks all sign - Minneapolis Star Tribune
Google News - over 5 years
Willie Norwood and Chuck Knoblauch are tied for second with 25. In the sixth, Revere launched -- yes, launched -- a drive to right-center. After Danny Valencia scored from second, third base coach Steve Liddle waved Revere home to try for an
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FOXLIGHT – MUSIC RELEASES: WEEK OF 7-25-2011 - FOX News Radio
Google News - over 5 years
Brandy and her brother Ray J. follow their hit reality series with the similarly titled Brandy & Ray J: A Family Business, also featuring their parents Sonja and Willie Norwood… And Love Has No Recession is the timely title of the latest from R&B duo
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ブランディ&レイ・J、「家族」アルバムがまもなく - OOPS!
Google News - over 5 years
ブランディとレイ・Jは、牧師/ボーカル・トレーナーである父ウィリー・ノーウッド(Willie Norwood, Sr.)と今年1月にタレント事務所を立ち上げた母ソーニャ・ノーウッド(Sonja Norwood)と共に出演しているリアリティ番組“Brandy and Ray J: A Family Business”が昨年4月
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Brandy's Mom on Launching the Norwood Talent Agency - Back Stage
Google News - over 5 years
The company, which is co-owned by Willie Norwood and talent executive Rayva Harrell (Nickelodeon's "All That," "The Steve Harvey Morning Show") officially got off the ground in March and has already seen a couple of key bookings, including a feature
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Party affiliation is like having a brand name - Shore News Today
Google News - over 5 years
Just ask someone like Willie Norwood of Atlantic City, who is a losing candidate for some public office every year. You don't need a McDonald's or Wendy's franchise to open up a hamburger restaurant. But if you want to sell hamburgers to,
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Coping Strategies for Twins Fans; Or, Why Would You Do That to Your Ears? - Twinkie Town
Google News - almost 6 years
I've seen Willie Norwood and Chad Allen play in the outfield. I've seen sure things like Willie Banks, Pat Mahomes and David McCarty flame out. I've seen the Twins use Brad [redacted] Havens as their opening day starting pitcher
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Brandy & Ray J's Mother, Sonja Norwood Launches Talent Agency - Singersroom News
Google News - almost 6 years
Brandy & Ray J's mother, Sonja Norwood, has launched the Norwood Talent Agency Corporation (NTAC) in partnership with her husband Willie Norwood. The company will focus it efforts on family talent similar to the Norwoods. "We have selected clients to
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TELEVISION; VH1: Where Love Hurts
NYTimes - almost 7 years
Somebody could write a doctoral dissertation pegged to the morphing and remorphing of VH1 over the years as it has tried, some might say desperately, to stay relevant. In the impossibly distant past, when Ronald Reagan was president, the network was called Video Hits One, a name that pretty much described what you could find there. Then it began to
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FILM REVIEW;Fond Memories of Mississippi in the 50's
NYTimes - about 21 years
When Clifton Taulbert was a little boy growing up in Mississippi during the last years of enforced segregation, his stern great-grandfather took him aside, scribbled two letters on a piece of cardboard and instructed him to memorize them. W means white, the grandfather, who was known as Poppa (Al Freeman Jr.), explained firmly, and C colored. If
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UP AND COMING: Brandy; At 16, Her Debut Is a Sweet Success
NYTimes - almost 22 years
AT 16, MOST GIRLS ARE still trying to find themselves. Not Brandy Norwood. As the pop singer Brandy, she exudes all the confidence of a veteran recording artist. As well she should. Her debut album has already sold platinum, and two singles from it, "Baby" and "I Wanna Be Down," hover near the top of Billboard's rhythm-and-blues chart. After
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THE REGION; Election Set Today For Jersey Senate
NYTimes - over 34 years
Voters in Atlantic County go to the polls Tuesday for a special State Senate election. It was scheduled after Senator Steven P. Perskie resigned in July to become a Superior Court judge. Assemblyman William L. Gormley, an Atlantic County Republican, is considered the front-running candidate. The election of a Republican would reduce the number of
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Timeline
Learn about memorable moments in the evolution of Willie Norwood
    FORTIES
  • 2002
    Age 46
    He split with Atlantic Records in 2002.
    More Details Hide Details "I Believe" is the second CD presented by Willie Norwood and was released under new label Knockout Entertainment. It is a definitive and eclectic blend of a cappella southern gospel songs. Norwood set up the KnockOut Vocal Studio in North Hollywood, CA and brought his southern charm to a 12-song a cappella gospel interpretation of "old church" songs. Three of the songs can be heard on his Myspace site: "I Know It Was the Blood", "I Believe" and "Amazing Grace". It is the first album to be released by Knockout Entertainment only. After the release has he focused on the work as director to the group UCC, a 94-voice youth choir in South Central L.A. and minister of music at the Woodland Hills Church of Christ. He is currently working with the artists Chyra and Tha Way Out, who have yet to release material.
    2002 Norwood started working with Ray J and Brandy in studio for their upcoming albums.
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  • 2001
    Age 45
    After putting together Brandy's Never-Say-Never World Tour, his first commercial album, "Bout it" was released in late 2001 under Atlantic Records and received a Dove Award nomination.
    More Details Hide Details Brandy was featured on the album as well. "Bout It" managed to peak at Number 13 on the Billboard Gospel Chart. In his album he worked with artists like Kirk Whalum, Billy Preston, The William Brothers, Brandy, Ray J and Angie Winans. Brandy and Ray J appeared as background vocals on "Bout It". Whalum played saxophone and Preston sang on I’ll Trade A Lifetime" and "Bout It". The Williams Brothers, who wrote and produced the title track and "The Search Is Over," also provided background vocals. "A Love Shared" was written by Angie Winans.
  • CHILDHOOD
  • 1955
    Born
    Born on September 15, 1955.
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