Bill Doggett – American jazz and rhythm and blues pianist and organist.
Ted Taylor – American R&B and soul singer.
James Ingram – American singer, songwriter, record producer, and instrumentalist. He was a two-time Grammy Award-winner and a two-time Academy Award nominee for Best Original Song.
Leon Ware – American songwriter, producer, composer, and singer.
Marvin Sease – American blues and soul singer-songwriter known for his gospel-infused vocal style and erotic lyrics.