Ron Kersey

Ron Kersey

Real Name:
Tyrone Garfield Kersey
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Born on 7th April 1949, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S.A.
Died on 25th January 2005, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S.A.

Ron grew up in North Philadelphia and majored in music from Edison High School. While there, he started lifelong friendships with Norman Harris and Ron Tyson.

Ron was a keyboard player, who worked alongside Vince Montana in the Salsoul Orchestra, as well as being a part of the Trammps line up, a group formed in 1973.

Ron wrote or produced for the likes of Sweet Thunder, Janice McClain, O'Bryan, Colonel Abrams, Stephanie Mills, Jeffrey Osborne, Stacy Lattisaw, Gladys Knight, Anthony White, First Choice, Gloria Gaynor, Evelyn King, Rockie Robbins, Hot House feat. Heather Small, Imagination, The Right Choice, Tracie Spencer, Shelia Hutchinson (of The Emotions) and Patti LaBelle.

He is buried at the Rolling Green Memorial Park, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S.A.
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Ron Kersey Discography

Remix

MCA-23724 Janice McClain Let's Spend The Night (SUITE) Janice McClain - Let's Spend The Night(12") MCA Records MCA-23724 US 1986 Sell This Version
MCA-5740 Janice McClain Let's Spend The Night (as Ron and 2 more… Janice McClain - Janice McClain (Album) MCA Records MCA-5740 US 1986 Sell This Version

Vocals

ECPO-56-PH Trammps* Trammps* - Trammps (Album) Philadelphia International Records, Golden Fleece ECPO-56-PH Japan 1975 Sell This Version
SD 18160 Major Harris Major Harris - Jealousy (Album) Atlantic SD 18160 US 1976 Sell This Version
ZX 34728 Trammps* Trammps* - Disco Champs (Comp) Philadelphia International Records ZX 34728 US 1977 Sell This Version
2C 068-400071, 2C 068-400.071 O'Bryan Still Water (Love) and 1 more… O'Bryan - Doin' Alright(LP, Album) Capitol Records, Capitol Records 2C 068-400071, 2C 068-400.071 France 1982 Sell This Version
QIAG-70004 Beau Williams Stay With Me Beau Williams - Stay With Me(CD, Album, RE, RM) Capitol Records QIAG-70004 Japan 2009 Sell This Version

Instruments & Performance

SPBJ 8008 B.B. King B.B. King - To Know You Is To Love You (Album) ABC Records SPBJ 8008 South Africa 1973 Sell This Version
BDS 5140 Barbara Mason Barbara Mason - Lady Love (Album) Buddah Records BDS 5140 US 1973 Sell This Version
80444 Manhattans Manhattans - That's How Much I Love You (Album) Columbia 80444 Germany 1974 Sell This Version
JXS 7006 The Whispers The Whispers - Bingo(LP, Album, Promo) Janus Records JXS 7006 US 1974 Sell This Version
SBP 234612 Monk Montgomery Monk Montgomery - Reality (Album) Philadelphia International Records SBP 234612 Australia 1974 Sell This Version
ABCD-825, SWAO-95849 B.B. King B.B. King - Friends (Album) ABC Records, ABC Records ABCD-825, SWAO-95849 US 1974 Sell This Version
SD 18119 Major Harris Major Harris - My Way (Album) Atlantic SD 18119 US 1974 Sell This Version
ATL 50 112 Blue Magic Blue Magic - The Magic Of The Blue (Album) ATCO Records ATL 50 112 Germany 1974 Sell This Version
DSX-50177 The Mighty Clouds Of Joy The Mighty Clouds Of Joy - It's Time (Album) ABC/Dunhill Records DSX-50177 US 1974 Sell This Version
ATLP-080, 3-02-404-060 Blue Magic Blue Magic - Blue Magic (Album) ATCO Records ATLP-080, 3-02-404-060 Brazil 1974 Sell This Version
9045-3013 Ecstasy, Passion & Pain Ecstasy, Passion & Pain - Ecstasy, Passion & Pain (Album) Roulette 9045-3013 Canada 1974 Sell This Version
PG 1502, PG-1502 First Choice First Choice - The Player (Album) Philly Groove Records PG 1502, PG-1502 US 1974 Sell This Version
ECPO-56-PH Trammps* Trammps* - Trammps (Album) Philadelphia International Records, Golden Fleece ECPO-56-PH Japan 1975 Sell This Version
2394-161 Revelation (2) Revelation (2) - Revelation (Album) RSO 2394-161 UK 1975 Sell This Version
M3G 4985 T.U.M.E. T.U.M.E. - The Ultimate Musical Experience (Album) MGM Records, MGM Records M3G 4985 US 1975 Sell This Version
EPC 81127 The Salsoul Orchestra The Salsoul Orchestra - Salsoul Orchestra (Album) Salsoul Records EPC 81127 Greece 1975 Sell This Version
SD 36-120 Blue Magic Blue Magic - Thirteen Blue Magic Lane (Album) ATCO Records SD 36-120 US 1975 Sell This Version
BDS 5645 Sound Experience (2) Sound Experience (2) - Boogie Woogie (Album) Buddah Records BDS 5645 US 1975 Sell This Version