Temptations Lead Singer, Dennis Edwards Dead at 74
Dennis Edwards, the lead singer of The Temptations, has died. He was 74.
Edwards died on Thursday from complications from meningitis, just two days before his 75 birthday.
The singer replaced David Ruffin as the frontman of The Temptations in 1968.
Through his leadership, the world got hits like Running Wild,” “Psychedelic Shack” and “Ball of Confusion (That’s What the World is Today).”
Edwards was married to Ruth Pointer of the Pointer Sisters for a short time. They had one daughter together, Issa Pointer.
Edwards is survived by his wife of 18 years, Brenda, five daughters and a son.