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

Vocals

Trammps* Trammps* - Trammps (Album) Philadelphia International Records, Golden Fleece Japan 1975 Sell This Version
Major Harris Major Harris - Jealousy (Album) Atlantic US 1976 Sell This Version
Trammps* Trammps* - Disco Champs (Comp) Philadelphia International Records 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

B.B. King B.B. King - To Know You Is To Love You (Album) ABC Records South Africa 1973 Sell This Version
Barbara Mason Barbara Mason - Lady Love (Album) Buddah Records US 1973 Sell This Version
Manhattans Manhattans - That's How Much I Love You (Album) Columbia Germany 1974 Sell This Version
JXS 7006 The Whispers The Whispers - Bingo(LP, Album, Promo) Janus Records JXS 7006 US 1974 Sell This Version
Monk Montgomery Monk Montgomery - Reality (Album) Philadelphia International Records Australia 1974 Sell This Version
B.B. King B.B. King - Friends (Album) ABC Records, ABC Records US 1974 Sell This Version
Major Harris Major Harris - My Way (Album) Atlantic US 1974 Sell This Version
Blue Magic Blue Magic - The Magic Of The Blue (Album) ATCO Records Germany 1974 Sell This Version
The Mighty Clouds Of Joy The Mighty Clouds Of Joy - It's Time (Album) ABC/Dunhill Records US 1974 Sell This Version
Blue Magic Blue Magic - Blue Magic (Album) ATCO Records Brazil 1974 Sell This Version
Ecstasy, Passion & Pain Ecstasy, Passion & Pain - Ecstasy, Passion & Pain (Album) Roulette, Roulette Canada 1974 Sell This Version
First Choice First Choice - The Player (Album) Philly Groove Records US 1974 Sell This Version
Trammps* Trammps* - Trammps (Album) Philadelphia International Records, Golden Fleece Japan 1975 Sell This Version
Revelation (2) Revelation (2) - Revelation (Album) RSO UK 1975 Sell This Version
T.U.M.E. T.U.M.E. - The Ultimate Musical Experience (Album) MGM Records, MGM Records US 1975 Sell This Version
The Salsoul Orchestra The Salsoul Orchestra - Salsoul Orchestra (Album) Salsoul Records Greece 1975 Sell This Version
Blue Magic Blue Magic - Thirteen Blue Magic Lane (Album) ATCO Records US 1975 Sell This Version
Sound Experience (2) Sound Experience (2) - Boogie Woogie (Album) Buddah Records US 1975 Sell This Version