Martha Reeves Biography and Wiki
Martha Rose Reeves is a well-known American R&B and pop singer and former politician. She is the lead singer of the Motown girl group Martha and the Vandellas.
Martha has had quite an impressive career, 1957 was her first association with Rosalind Ashford, Gloria Williams, and Annette Beard in a group then known as The Del-Phis. This was formed after a man named Edward “Pops” Larkins was starting a sister singing group to complement a male vocal group of his. The Del-Phis were popular local performers.
Reeves was reportedly an admirer of the group and was a friend of Gloria Williams, who hired her to join the group in 1960. In 1960, Sher made ends meet by working several jobs by day and working as a singer during nighttime hours singing jazz and blues standards at some of Detroit’s respected nightclubs.
Martha Reeves Age and Birthday
Reeves was born on July 18, 1941, in Eufaula, Alabama, United States of America. Martha is currently 82 years old. Her birth sign is Cancer.
Martha Reeves Height and Weight
Reeves is a woman of average stature. She stands at an average height of 5 feet and 6 inches (Approx.1.7 m) and has a moderate weight of 75kg (165.3 lbs).
Martha Reeves Education
However, details about her educational background are currently under review and will soon be updated.
Martha Reeves Family/Parents
Martha was born in Eufaula, Alabama, the first daughter of Elijah Joshua Reeves and Ruby Lee Gilmore Reeves and the third of the couple’s 11 children. The family moved to Detroit, Michigan when Reeves was still a baby.
Martha Reeves Husband
Reeves is happily married to her lovely husband Willie Dee. The two have stayed together for quite a while. They were later blessed with a son named Eric Reeves.
Martha Reeves’s Net Worth
The R&B singer has an estimated net worth of around $5 million as of July 4, 2023. This amount is from her extensive career as a singer.