Leslie Uggams

May 23, 1943
New York, New York, USA

Bio: A musical career came virtually by inheritance to African-American entertainer Leslie Uggams. Her father sang with the Hall Johnson Choir, and her mother was a chorus dancer. At age 6, Leslie was appearing with Ethel Waters in the TV sitcom The Beulah Show; at eight, she was featured on Paul Whiteman's TV Teen Club; and from eight to twelve, she sang on tour in… More


Leslie Uggams Videos

Toe To Toe
2 minutes 18 seconds
Sugar Hill
2 minutes 7 seconds
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