Melvin Edmonds is an American Singer, Songwriter, and founder of R&B group After 7 that was started in 1987. Unfortunately, the singer recently passed away due to a short illness and his fans and family members are shocked on hearing the news. If you want to know more about the popular Musicians Wiki, you have landed on the right site.
Melvin Edmonds Death!
The founding member of Indianapolis R&B group ‘After 7’, Mr. Edmonds passed away this Saturday at his 65-year age. He is the older brother of Kenny “Babyface” Edmonds and his death was confirmed by his son, Melvin. The After 7 singer was known to having a brief illness that might be the reason for the death on May 18, 2019.
Melvin and Kevin Edmonds founded the American R&B group After 7 in 1987 and later Keith Mitchell and Jason Edmonds joined the group. Before After 7 group signed a recording contract with Virgin Records, Kevon was working at Eli Lilly Co., while Melvin worked at Chrysler Corp. Indianapolis and Mitchell worked at John Hancock in Chicago.
In the early 1990s, After 7 group landed three singles in the Top 20 Billboard Magazine’s Hot 100 chart. Their songs include: ‘Heat of the Moment’, ‘Can’t Stop’ and ‘Ready or Not’. In the Top 10 of Billboard’s Adult R&B songs chart, their songs include: I Want You’, ‘Let Me Know’ and ‘Runnin’ Out’. The Edmond brothers are the siblings of popular pop and R&B singer, Kenneth “Babyface” Edmond.
In 1990, After 7 won an NAACP Image Award for best new male artist and were also nominated for the Grammy award in the category of best Regards&B performance by a group. In 1995, the group released its third album, ‘Reflections’ and ‘Timeless’ album got Melvin into the group.
The late singer, Melvin has not revealed much information about his personal and love life in any social media platforms. But, he is said to have four children namely, Jason, Chris, Courtney, and Melvin Edmonds.
The late After 7 singer was born in 1954 in Indiana, United States of America. He is the son of Marvin Edmonds Sr.(Father) and Barbara Edmonds (Mother). In fact, the musician has five brothers named, Marvin Jr. Michael, Kenny, Kevon, and Derek Edmonds. Unfortunately, the musician’s father passed away when Melvin was just 17 years old and his mother died in 2012. Mr. Edmonds completed his high school education from North Central High school.
The estimated net worth of 65-year-old late Melvin is around $ 3 million USD.
Full Name: Melvin Edmonds
Nick Name: Melvin
Born: Indiana, USA
Famous for: Singer, Songwriter, Musician, founder of After 7 group.
Age: 65 Years Old and Death: May 18, 2019
College: will be updated
School: High School
Height: 5 feet 10 Inch Tall
Weight: 67 KG
Eye Color: Dark Brown
Hair color: Black
Marital Status: Married
Favorites and hobbies
Hobbies: Travelling, Singing, songwriting
Favorite Actor: Tom Cruise
Favorite Actress: Jennifer Lawrence
Favorite Destination: Miami
Favorite Food: Italian
Father: Marvin Edmonds Sr.
Mother: Barbara Edmonds
Brother: Kevon, Kenny, Marvin Jr., Michael & Derek
Relationships, Affairs, Dating, Wife
Dating history: not known
Wife: name not known
Children: Jason, Courtney, Chris, and Melvin Edmonds
Net worth: $ 3 million USD.
Social Media Accounts
Twitter Account: Yes
Facebook Account: NA
Instagram Account: Yes