January 16, 1960 in Glasgow
Richard Elliot (born January 16, 1960 in Glasgow, Scotland) is a Scottish-born American saxophonist. Elliot was a member of the funk band Tower of Power, playing tenor sax for five years during the 1980s. He also worked on Stacy Lattisaw's 1986 album Take Me All the Way. His solo career took off when he remade the Percy Sledge classic "When a Man Loves a Woman", which had also been remade by Michael Bolton.