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April 14, 2019

Luther Vandross and His Involvement On The Broadway Show, ‘Clams on the Half-Shell Revue’

Another big break for Luther came on this day in 1975, when Bette Midler’s Clams on the Half-Shell Revue opened on Broadway. On the recommendation of David Bowie, Luther arranged vocals for Bette and backing group The Harlettes, raising his profile as a session singer.