Date of Birth: April 10, 1930
Place of Birth: Dixons Mills, Alabama
Date of Death: 1990
A West Coast rhythm & blues singer whose smooth and relaxed vocal style was not unlike Charles Browns', Ray Agee made a number of mostly overlooked records in the 1950s and 1960s. Agee suffered from polio as a child and was left permanently disabled by the disease. After moving with his family from Alabama to Los Angeles in the 1930s, Agee and his brothers formed a gospel group called the Agee Brothers. The group often performed in local churches.