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Phillip Ingram

Born: Jul 11, 1958

Birthplace: Akron

Profession: Actor

Nationality: United States

Phillip Ingram

Date of Birth : Jul 11, 1958
Birth Place : Akron

Phillip Ingram is an American musician. Ingram was raised in Akron, Ohio. He came from a musical family with six brothers and sisters who all sang and played instruments but only Phillip and his older brother, James Ingram, pursued a musical career. In December 1976, the band Switch was formed. This consisted of Phillip Ingram, Greg Williams, Jody Sims, Bobby DeBarge, Tommy DeBarge and Eddie Fluellen. Switch was signed to Motown Records in May/1977 and went on to record five albums for the label. Their first album went platinum with such hits as "They'll Never Be", "I Wanna Be Closer". Their second album went gold, which included "Best Beat In Town" and "I Call Your Name". Starting in 1984, Ingram went behind the scenes writing for various artists and working with various artists, films and commercials. He still sings and records for television and radio commercials, works on films, radio station IDs, and recordings. In addition, he is working on production of new and upcoming artists along with Rex Salas. He has toured with Sheena Easton and a new incarnation of Switch.

Profession


  • Actor
  • Musician
  • Record producer
  • Singer-songwriter
  • Voice coach

Also known as


  • Ingram, Phillip
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