November 1969 #1

 

Songwriter Laura Nyro

 

Band Name

Originally know as the Hi-Fi’s

 

Marilyn McCoo/Billy David/Florence LaRue/Lamont McLemore/Ron Townson

 

😇Ron died (kidney failure) 2001 (66)

 

Los Angeles California

 

Did You Know?

Jimmy Webb wrote their first big hit (Up, Up And Away)…His father (a Baptist minister) married Florence to the group’s manager Marc Gordon in a hot air balloon