Linda Womack is one of the famous Pop Singer, who was born on the memorable day of April 25 in the year 1953. Linda Womack is a proud citizen of United States.
Singer and songwriter known was one half of the duo Womack & Womack with her husband Cecil Womack.Their 1988 single “Teardrops” was a worldwide hit.
Over the years, not only have skills been honed, but a significant impact has also been made in the professional field. Whether it's through work, public appearances, or contributions to the community, Linda Womack continues to be an inspiration for many.
Details about Linda Womack
In 1964, she began her songwriting career at the age of 11, composing “I Need A Woman.”
She wrote many hits for other artists, including “Love Bankrupt” released by Patti LaBelleand “New Day” released by George Benson.
Her parents were singer Sam Cookeand Barbara Campbell. She had seven children. She co-wrote her step-father Bobby Womack‘s1972 hit “Woman’s Gotta Have It.”
Linda Womack Timeline
In December 1964, when she was 11 years old, her father was killed.
Soon after, her mother married Cooke's protégé Bobby Womack on March 5, 1965.
In 1970, Barbara shot at him after she discovered he was having an affair with Linda, who was 17-years-old at the time.
In 1972, Linda co-wrote Bobby Womack's 1972 hit song "Woman's Gotta Have It".
In 1979, she signed to Capricorn Records and went on the road with him.
Man (Elektra 1985), Starbright (Manhattan EMI 1986), Conscience (Island 1988) and Family Spirit on Arista/RCA in 1991.
Their 1988 single "Teardrops" from the album Conscience was a worldwide hit.
In the 1990s, Linda and her family moved to South Africa.
The 1993 album Transformation Into The House Of Zekkariyas was their last as Womack & Womack.
Her husband died on January 25, 2013, in South Africa, aged 65.