Born April 2, 1942, in Memphis, Tennessee, Donald Bryant grew
up the son of a gospel singer. Bryant later formed his own
gospel quartet with four of his brothers. One of the most
underrated soul singers on Hi, Bryant brought gospel
fervor and sincerity to a number of exceptional singles. A
prolific songwriter, Bryant impacted the labelís visibility by
penning successful tunes for other artists on Hiís
roster, including Ann Peebles, whom he later married.