The Fathers of R&B
The O'Jays are an Ohio-based soul/R&B group, consisting of Walter Williams, Eric Nolan Grant and Eddie Levert. With a career that has spanned over 50 years and with Walter Williams suffering from MS, you'd think that these R&B greats would want to take a break, but they show no sign of slowing down with their love of creating music and sharing it with their adoring fans carrying them through.
The O'Jays have had a vast and rewarding career and were inducted into the Vocal Group Hall of Fame in 2004, and The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2005. The O'Jays have also achieved ten albums which have been awarded Gold Status, nine platinum albums and ten number one hits. Their glittering success and their undying and untiring passion for music has made The O'Jays one of the most iconic bands in music industry, The O'Jays were also the first black vocal group to play arenas across the USA.