Born on 12.05.1928 in Detroit, Michigan
Died on 22.01.2002 in Detroit, Michigan
Worked mainly for Motown
Although he worked with many of the label's artists, from The Supremes to The Temptations, he is best known for helming many of Stevie Wonder's early hits, including "My Cherie Amour", "I Was Made to Love Her", and "Uptight (Everything's Alright)".
He also co-wrote "Tears of a Clown", a #1 hit for The Miracles.
Cosby was also a prominent member of Motown's The Funk Brothers studio band, playing many of the familiar saxophone hooks on the label's hits.
In 2006, Cosby was inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame.
Henry Cosby Discography Tracks
- 1 Vocals
- 29 Instruments & Performance
- 1063 Writing & Arrangement
- 2 Conducting & Leading
- 370 Production
- 1 Visual