April 8, 1949 in Brooklyn
Brooklyn, New York, United States
Brenda Russell (née Gordon; April 8, 1949, Brooklyn, New York ) is an American singer-songwriter and keyboardist. Known for her diverse musical style, her recordings have encompassed several genres, including pop, soul, dance, and jazz. Her hits included "Piano in the Dark" (1988) and "Get Here" (1991), which was a hit for Oleta Adams.