Marva Whitney

Top Songs

It's My Thing (You Can't Tell Me Who To Sock It To)
What Do I Have To Do To Prove My Love To You
Things Got To Get Better (Get Together)
I Made A Mistake Because It's Only You, Part 1 & 2
I'm Tired, I'm Tired, I'm Tired (Things Better Change Before It's Too Late)



Although she's not a household name, Marva Whitney is fondly remembered by funk devotees as one of the rawest, brassiest, most powerful divas the music ever produced. Along with fellow funk belters Lyn Collins and Vicki Anderson, Whitney made her name singing with the James Brown Revue for a few years, and her limited, much-sampled recordings for Brown-associated labels now fetch astronomical sums on the collector's market. Born in Kansas City, Kansas, Whitney began performing a... Read more

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