American Grammy Award-winning songwriter, tenor saxophonist, singer, writer, preacher and teacher. He was a member of The Winstons
, but also worked with other artists, including Otis Redding
, Curtis Mayfield
. He won a Grammy for writing "Color Him Father" in 1969.
Spencer retired from the music business in 1970, and is a retired teacher in Anson County. He currently lives in Wadesboro, North Carolina his home town. Richard Lewis Spencer- Renown saxophone player and member of The Impressions & Winston's.