Funk and Soul vocal group from Detroit, Michigan. The group comprised of three sisters: Gloria Dehaven Ridgeway (b. June 1955), Esther Lene Ridgeway (b. 7 June 1959 d. 22 February 2003) and Gracie Mae Ridgeway (b. 16 June 1957 d. 19 April 2006). The sisters formed their singing group at the age of four, six and eight, respectively, and sang all types of music from Gospel to Jazz, Blues to Hip Hop, Classical to Country Western in addition to their mainstay, Soul and R&B.
released their first album Sweet Cream And Other Delights
in 1978 on Shadybrook Records
. The sisters later appeared on the Gene Dunlap
album It's Just The Way I Feel
and were featured as The Ridgeways
As highly sought after session singers, providing background vocals to other various artists, they became known as The Ridgeway Sisters