Jeffrey Bowen Wiki – Biography
Jeffrey Bowen is a songwriter and record producer. He is best known for his work with both Motown Records and Holland-Dozier-Holland’s Invictus and Hot Wax labels.
He is notable for his work with the Detroit male vocal groups Chairmen of the Board and the Temptations. He produced three albums for the Temptations: In a Mellow Mood (1967), A Song for You (1975), and Wings of Love (1976).
Jeffrey Bowen Age
Jeffrey Bowen’s age is unknown. However, his wife Bonnie Pointer was 69 years old. She was born on July 11, 1950, in Oakland, California, the United States as Patricia Eva Pointer. She died on June 8, 2020.
Jeffrey Bowen Wife Bonnie Pointer
Motown Records producer Jeffrey Bowen married singer Bonnie Pointer in 1978. In 1996, Bowen was charged with spousal battery after he hit Bonnie and her sister June during an argument over when to leave a Christmas Eve party at June’s Hollywood Hills home. Bowen was also injured; he was later acquitted of the most serious of the charges, according to Classic Motown. They separated in 2004 and Pointer filed for divorce in July 2014. The divorce was finalized in 2016.
Bonnie Pointer born Patricia Eva Pointer was an American singer. She was best known as a member of the vocal group, The Pointer Sisters. The sisters began singing in the West Oakland Church of God in Oakland, California.
Who is Bonnie Pointer? Wiki, Biography, Age, Husband, Children, Cause of Death, Instagram, Net Worth
After the group started as a trio with Bonnie, June, and Anita in 1969, Bill Graham signed the Pointer Sisters to a management contract and they went on tour with Elvin Bishop. In 1971, Jerry Wexler caught them with Bishop at the Whisky in Los Angeles and signed them to Atlantic Records.
The oldest sister, Ruth, joined the group as a fourth member in December 1972. They were dropped by Atlantic and picked up by Blue Thumb. Bonnie won a Grammy in 1974, along with Anita, in a country category for writing the crossover hit “Fairtytale.” She left the group in 1977 to pursue a solo career.
As a solo artist, her biggest song, “Heaven Must Have Sent You,” made it to No. 11 in 1979. She recorded and released a total of 4 solo albums. Her last album was “Like a Picasso” in 2011. She had a role as herself in the 2010 independent film “Road to Nowhere.”
Jeffrey Bowen’s net worth is estimated to be $3 million.