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Birth Name: Samuel Stephen Forbert
Born: 1954/12/13
Birth Place: Meridian, Mississippi, U.S.
Years Active: 1978-Present
Genres: Folk, Americana

Steve Forbert (born Samuel Stephen Forbert, December 13, 1954, Meridian, Mississippi) is an American pop music singer-songwriter. He is best known for his song "Romeo's Tune", which reached #11 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart in 1980. Even though it states that "Romeo's Tune" is "dedicated to the memory of Florence Ballard" on the sleeve of the album ''Jackrabbit Slim'' (1979), the song is not really about the Supremes singer who died in 1976. The song was actually written about a girl from his hometown of Meridian, Mississippi, but was dedicated to Ballard because, as Forbert explains, ''"That seemed like such bad news to me and such sad news. She wasn't really taken care of by the music bu... Continue Bio >>


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