Norman Durham

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± November 4, 2011

Bass player, keyboardist and composer with Kleeer. Norman was born in Washington D.C. He discovered his talent for music as a young teen at the age of fifteen. He performed in various ensembles, and eventually joined a vocal ensemble known as the The Choice Four. Norman's skills as vocalist and bass guitarist developed and matured throughout the years as a live performer for The Choice Four, which eventually ventured out on their own to form the musical group "Kleeer". They signed with Atlantic Records, and went on to record several hit records that were successful in the mainstream of contemporary urban music. Norman has written and co-produced seven albums for Atlantic Records dating from 1979 to 1986. He has performed on several artists' recordings such as Candido, Two Tons Of Fun, Sylvester, and others. His musical contributions as a bass guitarist and vocalist soon earned him the name "Stormin Norman", "The Golden Voice of Groove Music". On November 4, 2011, the sad new was reported that Norman had died tragically from carbon monoxide poisoning at his Chestnut Ridge, New York home emanating from a generator powering his home during a power outage.
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Norman Durham Discography Tracks

Vocals

Norman Durham - I Love To Dance album art Kleeer Kleeer - I Love To Dance (Album) Atlantic US 1979 Sell This Version
Norman Durham - Winners album art Kleeer Kleeer - Winners (Album) Atlantic US 1979 Sell This Version
Norman Durham - License To Dream album art Kleeer License To Dream and 4 more… Kleeer - License To Dream (Album) Atlantic US 1981 Sell This Version
Norman Durham - Get Ready album art Kleeer Get Ready and 1 more… Kleeer - Get Ready (Album) Atlantic Europe 1982 Sell This Version
Norman Durham - Taste The Music album art Kleeer De Ting Continues and 4 more… Kleeer - Taste The Music (Album) Atlantic US 1982 Sell This Version
Norman Durham - Intimate Connection album art Kleeer Tonight and 1 more… Kleeer - Intimate Connection (Album) Atlantic, Atlantic UK 1984 Sell This Version
Norman Durham - Seeekret album art Kleeer Do Not Lie To Me and 1 more… Kleeer - Seeekret (Album) Atlantic, Atlantic US 1985 Sell This Version
R2 75218 Norman Durham - The Very Best Of Kleeer album art Kleeer Kleeer - The Very Best Of Kleeer(CD, Comp) Rhino Records (2) R2 75218 US 1998 Sell This Version

Instruments & Performance

Norman Durham - Soirée album art Soirée (2) Soirée (2) - Soirée (Album) Unison (8) Canada 1979 Sell This Version
Norman Durham - Candi's Funk album art Candido Do You Wanna Dance? Candido - Candi's Funk (Album) Salsoul Records Japan 1979 Sell This Version
Norman Durham - Winners album art Kleeer Kleeer - Winners (Album) Atlantic US 1979 Sell This Version
Norman Durham - Dancin' & Prancin' album art Candido Jingo and 1 more… Candido - Dancin' & Prancin' (Album) Salsoul Records Canada 1979 Sell This Version
Norman Durham - I Love To Dance album art Kleeer Kleeer - I Love To Dance (Album) Atlantic US 1979 Sell This Version
Norman Durham - You Can Make It Dancin' album art J.J. Mack J.J. Mack - You Can Make It Dancin' (Album) Salsoul Records US 1979 Sell This Version
F-9605 Norman Durham - Backatcha album art The Two Tons* Cloudy With A Chance Of Rain The Two Tons* - Backatcha(LP, Album) Fantasy Honey Records F-9605 US 1980 Sell This Version
Norman Durham - License To Dream album art Kleeer Where Would I Be (Without Your Love) and 6 more… Kleeer - License To Dream (Album) Atlantic US 1981 Sell This Version
Norman Durham - Happy Hour album art Deodato* Deodato* - Happy Hour (Album) Warner Bros. Records Venezuela 1982 Sell This Version
Norman Durham - Get Ready album art Kleeer She Said She Loves Me and 2 more… Kleeer - Get Ready (Album) Atlantic Europe 1982 Sell This Version
Norman Durham - Taste The Music album art Kleeer De Ting Continues and 7 more… Kleeer - Taste The Music (Album) Atlantic US 1982 Sell This Version
Norman Durham - Intimate Connection album art Kleeer Tonight Kleeer - Intimate Connection (Album) Atlantic, Atlantic UK 1984 Sell This Version
9 25175-1, 1-25175 Norman Durham - Motion album art Deodato* Make You Feel Good Deodato* - Motion(LP, Album) Warner Bros. Records, Warner Bros. Records 9 25175-1, 1-25175 US 1984 Sell This Version
Norman Durham - Seeekret album art Kleeer You Got Me Rockin' and 6 more… Kleeer - Seeekret (Album) Atlantic, Atlantic US 1985 Sell This Version
Norman Durham - The Original Hits album art Sylvester I Need You Sylvester - The Original Hits (Comp) Fantasy US 1989 Sell This Version
SJR CD 36 Norman Durham - Nu Yorica 2! (Further Adventures In Latin Music: Chango In The New World 1976-1985) album art Various Jingo Various - Nu Yorica 2! (Further Adventures In Latin Music: Chango In The New World 1976-1985)(CD, Comp) Soul Jazz Records SJR CD 36 UK 1997 Sell This Version
R2 75218 Norman Durham - The Very Best Of Kleeer album art Kleeer Kleeer - The Very Best Of Kleeer(CD, Comp) Rhino Records (2) R2 75218 US 1998 Sell This Version