Soul Singer Al Goodman, Dead At 67


HACKENSACK, NJ (CelebrityAccess MediaWire) — Soul singer Al Goodman of the R&B vocal group The Moments, died from heart failure. He was 67. According to CNN, Goodman was undergoing surgery to remove a tumor at Hackensack Medical Center in New Jersey, when he passed.

Goodman, along with Harry Ray, Mark Green and William Brown formed the moments in 1968. The group had hits that topped with soul charts with hits, including "Love on a Two Way Street" and "Look at Me (I'm in Love)."

Later, the group pared down to three and changed their name to Ray, Goodman & Brown before topping the charts again with their first single, "Special Lady."

"There's mourning all over the world — in England, in Germany and in Japan," Marshall Thompson, leader of the Chi-Lites, told CNN. "We're all mourning for Al Goodman."

Goodman is survived by his wife of 34 years, Henrietta, five children and one grandson. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 am on Monday, August 2 at John Harms/Bergen PAC Theatre in Englewood, New Jersey. – CelebrityAccess Staff Writers