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Patti Austin

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Biography

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Patti Austin (born August 10, 1950) is an American R&B, pop, and jazz singer and songwriter.
Austin was born in Harlem, New York, to Gordon Austin, a jazz trombonist. She was raised in Bay Shore, New York on Long Island. Quincy Jones and Dinah Washington have referred to themselves as her godparents.
When Austin was four years old, she performed at the Apollo Theater. As a teenager she recorded commercial jingles and worked as a session singer in... more

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