1. Overton Vertis “O. V.” Wright , was one of Blues and R&B’s greatest singers who is regarded as one of Southern soul’s most authoritative and individual artists. His best known songs are “That’s How Strong My Love Is” (1964), “You’re Gonna Make Me Cry” (1965), “Nucleus of Soul” (1968), “A Nickel and a Nail” (1971), “I Can’t Take It” (1971) and “Ace of Spades (song)” (1971), (I’d Rather Be Blind, Crippled and Crazy)
2. Nona Hendryx,vocalist, producer, songwriter, musician, author, and actress.
Hendryx is known for her work as a solo artist as well as for being one-third of the trio Labelle, who had a hit with “Lady Marmalade.” Her music has ranged from soul, funk, dance, and R&B to hard rock, art rock, and World music.
3. Tyler James Williams, teen actor and voice actor. He is most recognizable for having played the title character of the Chris Rock-inspired sitcom Everybody Hates Chris.