Melvin Edmonds (born in 1954) is an American Singer, Musician, and Songwriter from Indiana, USA. In fact, he has best known for his “After 7” music group started in 1987. Later on, Melvin’s brothers Kevon and Keith also joined. His son Jason Edmonds also becomes the part of their team. The band composed three singles in the 1990s.
Furthermore, the singles are “Heat of the Moment”, Can’t Stop”, and “Ready or Not”. All the three singles made their way to the Top Billboard’s magazines in the 90s era. Later on, “After 7” made a remarkable comeback with “Timeless” (2016) album. The three famous singles of their album are “Let Me Know”, “I Want You” and “Runnin’ Out”.
Soon, the songs entered in the Top 10 Billboard’s R & B adult chart. “After 7” nominated for the Grammy Awards’ “Best R & B Performance by a group for “Can’t Stop”. Then, the band proudly won the NAACP Image Award for “Best New Group or Male Artist of the Year”.
Mr. Edmonds is the leading singer and the co-founder of “After 7”. Though, he left the world on 18th May 2019. His child Melvin confirmed about his death. Moreover, it is sad news for his fans. In 2011, he suffered from a critical stroke too. After that, he faced some health issues. Melvin’s cause of death has not revealed in public.
Early Life, Parents, Brothers & Profile
Melvin was born in 1955 in Indiana, USA. Additionally, Mr. Edmonds’ age is 65 years old. He is the second son of Marvin Edmonds Sr. (father) and Barbara Edmonds (mother).
In fact, Melvin’s five brothers are Marvin Jr., Michael, Kevon, Kenny, and Derek Edmonds. Though, Marvin Sr. died in 1972.
Edmonds’ mom took her last breath in 2012. Furthermore, he completed his education at North Central High School. One of his brothers Melvin Jr. also died during 2011.
Personal Affairs, Spouse, Girlfriend & Children
He married a long time ago. Though, his spouse information is not available online. Melvin’s four children are Jason, Chris, Courtney, and Melvin Edmonds. In fact, all of them are contributing to their family’s music heritage.
Trivia & Quick Info
|Full Real Birth Name||Melvin Edmonds.|
|In The News For||Suddenly died on 18th May 2019 due to illness.|
|Age (As of 2019)||65 years old|
|Date of Birth (DOB), Birthday||1954.|
|Sexuality (Gay or Lesbian)||Straight.|
|Awards||1. Nominated for the Grammy Award "Best R & B Performance by a group for “Can’t Stop”.
2. NAACP Image Award Winner in "Best New Group or Male Artist of the Year" category.
|Star Sign (Zodiac Sign)||NA.|
|Date of Date||18th May 2019.|
|Place||Indiana, United States.|
|Current Residence||Indiana, USA.|
|Music Albums||1. Reflection (1990).
2. Timeless (2016).
|Singles.||1. Heat of the Moment.
2. Can’t Stop.
3. Ready or Not.
4. Let Me Know.
5. I Want You.
6. Runnin’ Out”.
|Height (Tall)||Feet & Inches: 5' 10".
Centimeters: 178 cm.
Meters: 1.78 m.
|Weight||Kilograms: 68 Kg.
Pounds: 150 lbs.
|Biceps Size||15 inches.|
|Body Measurements (chest-waist-hips)||41-32-34.|
|Shoe Size (US)||9.|
|Tattoos details?||Will Update.|
|Parents||Father: Marvin Edmonds Sr.
Mother: Barbara Edmonds.
|Siblings||Brother: Marvin Jr., Michael, Kevon, Kenny, and Derek Edmonds.
|Personal Life Relationship|
|Dating History?||Not Known.|
|Wife/Spouse Name||Name Not Found.|
|Children||Jason, Chris, Courtney, and Melvin Edmonds.|
|Highest Qualification||High School Pass Out.|
|School||North Central High School.|
|Alma Mater||Will Update.|
|Hobbies & Favorite Things|
|Favorite Celeb||Actor: Hugh Jackman.
Actress: Emma Watson.
|Dream Holiday Destination||North Carolina.|
|Love to do||Travel & Watch movies.|
|Favorite Dishes||Italian Food.|
|Net worth (Approx.)||$1.2 Million US Dollars.|
|Salary, Earnings & Monthly Income||$20K-25K.|
|Home Details||House in Indiana, United States.|
|Email Address||Will Update.|
|Mobile or Phone Number||NA.|
Some Lesser Known Facts about Melvin Edmonds
- Wikipedia: Melvin’s younger brother Kenny “Babyface Edmonds” is a world-famous singer and songwriter.
- Additionally, he worked in a movie i.e. “Soul Food”.
- He was a member of the Indianapolis R&B group.
- In fact, his family is a prominent music personality after “Jackson 5”.
- Surprisingly, Babyface won more than 11 Grammy Awards.
- Money Factor: As of 2019, Melvin Edmonds’ Net worth is around $1.2 Million US Dollars. Actually, he earned massive wealth through his concerts and albums.
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- During 1995, Melvin and his team made their third album “Reflections”.
- They have sung harmony in their summer tour at Indiana.
- Kevon’s solo album “24/7” (1999) helped in the transformation of “After 7”.