Mickie Roquemore

Profile:
Keyboard player.
Roquemore was found dead at 8:59 a.m. Jan. 1, 2015, on the porch of a home, where he often slept, according to the Oakland County Sheriff’s Office, on St. Clair Street in Pontiac, Michigan, USA, he was 58 years old.
Roquemore was diagnosed with schizophrenia.

Dunlap formed The Gene Dunlap Band, with Roquemore on keyboards.
The drummer and keyboardist befriended each other at a performance by saxophonist Duane Parham in the 1970s.
Dunlap joined Klugh’s band, and recommended Roquemore during the search for a keyboard player. Roquemore auditioned for Klugh in 1979 in Detroit.
On the 1983 Dunlap album “Tired Of Being A Nice Guy,” Roquemore sang lead vocal on the smooth R&B track “Take Back My Love.”
“A lot of people heard it and thought it was Stevie Wonder,” Roquemore’s widow said of the song.
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Artist

Mickie Roquemore Discography Tracks

Vocals

ST-12190 Mickie Roquemore - Party In Me album art Gene Dunlap This One's On Me Gene Dunlap - Party In Me(LP, Album) Capitol Records, EMI ST-12190 US 1981 Sell This Version
Mickie Roquemore - Tired Of Being A Nice Guy album art The Gene Dunlap Band There's Talk and 1 more… The Gene Dunlap Band - Tired Of Being A Nice Guy (Album) Capitol Records, EMI Japan 1983 Sell This Version

Instruments & Performance

Mickie Roquemore - Heart String album art Earl Klugh Pretty World (as Mickey Roquemore) and 2 more… Earl Klugh - Heart String (Album) United Artists Records US 1979 Sell This Version
Mickie Roquemore - Dream Come True album art Earl Klugh Doc and 4 more… Earl Klugh - Dream Come True (Album) United Artists Records Japan 1980 Sell This Version
Mickie Roquemore - Crazy For You album art Earl Klugh Broadway Ramble Earl Klugh - Crazy For You (Album) Liberty Spain 1981 Sell This Version
ST-12190 Mickie Roquemore - Party In Me album art Gene Dunlap Our Moments Together and 8 more… Gene Dunlap - Party In Me(LP, Album) Capitol Records, EMI ST-12190 US 1981 Sell This Version
Mickie Roquemore - Tired Of Being A Nice Guy album art The Gene Dunlap Band There's Talk and 7 more… The Gene Dunlap Band - Tired Of Being A Nice Guy (Album) Capitol Records, EMI Japan 1983 Sell This Version
Mickie Roquemore - The Best Of - Vol. 2 album art Earl Klugh I'll See You Again (as Mickey Roquemore) Earl Klugh - The Best Of - Vol. 2 (Comp) Blue Note US 1992 Sell This Version
Mickie Roquemore - It's Just The Way I Feel album art Gene Dunlap Surest Things Can Change and 7 more… Gene Dunlap - It's Just The Way I Feel (Album) Capitol Records Japan 2011 Sell This Version

Writing & Arrangement

Mickie Roquemore - Heart String album art Earl Klugh Acoustic Lady Part I And II (as Mickey Roquemore) Earl Klugh - Heart String (Album) United Artists Records US 1979 Sell This Version
ST-12190 Mickie Roquemore - Party In Me album art Gene Dunlap Jam City (as M. Roquemore) and 1 more… Gene Dunlap - Party In Me(LP, Album) Capitol Records, EMI ST-12190 US 1981 Sell This Version
Mickie Roquemore - Tired Of Being A Nice Guy album art The Gene Dunlap Band There's Talk (as M. Roquemore) and 1 more… The Gene Dunlap Band - Tired Of Being A Nice Guy (Album) Capitol Records, EMI Japan 1983 Sell This Version

Production

Mickie Roquemore - Tired Of Being A Nice Guy album art The Gene Dunlap Band Take Back My Love The Gene Dunlap Band - Tired Of Being A Nice Guy (Album) Capitol Records, EMI Japan 1983 Sell This Version