Minnie Riperton



Minnie Riperton

Rating
Active
1962 to 1979
Born
November 8, 1947 in Chicago
Died
July 12, 1979
Location
Chicago, IL, United States
Biography
Minnie Julia Riperton-Rudolph (November 8, 1947 – July 12, 1979), known professionally as Minnie Riperton, was an American singer-songwriter best known for her 1975 single "Lovin' You" and her five-octave vocal range. Born in 1947, Riperton grew up in Chicago's Bronzeville neighborhood on the South Side. As a child, she studied music, drama, and dance at Chicago's Lincoln Center. In her teen years, she sang lead vocals for the Chicago-based girl group, The Gems.

Thoughts on Songs with Minnie Riperton

Top Songs by Minnie Riperton



Albums, Releases & Mixtapes


Rainy Day In Centerville

Rainy Day In Centerville

Minnie Riperton August 26, 2016

10 Tracks

Adventures in Paradise

Adventures in Paradise

Minnie Riperton June 17, 2014

10 Tracks

Stay in Love

Stay in Love

Minnie Riperton June 17, 2014

9 Tracks

Only When I'm Dreaming

Only When I'm Dreaming

Minnie Riperton December 1, 2013

9 Tracks

Come to My Garden

Come to My Garden

Minnie Riperton December 1, 2009

10 Tracks

Love Lives Forever

Love Lives Forever

Minnie Riperton July 10, 2007

7 Tracks

Les Fleurs

Les Fleurs

Minnie Riperton June 12, 2006

14 Tracks

Perfect Angel / Adventures in Paradise

Perfect Angel / Adventures in Paradise

Minnie Riperton February 23, 2004

18 Tracks

Perfect Angel

Perfect Angel

Minnie Riperton August 26, 1998

8 Tracks

Related Blog Posts


Similar Artists