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Wilbert D. Terrell


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Wilbert D. Terrell Obituary
February 24, 1939 - August 30, 2017 Wilbert Donald Terrell was born to William and Delilah Terrell in Alabama and raised in Detroit, Michigan. He attended Wayne State University and then went on to be a semi-pro baseball player. He also worked at The Detroit News before finding his real passion as "Tour Manager" in the music industry. The highly acclaimed list of recording superstars who worked with Wilbert is unmatched by any other tour manager with a career spanning more than five decades. His many accomplishments helped shape the 1984 Olympics, American Music Awards, 'We are the World" and the tours of music artists: Quincy Jones, The Supremes, Lionel Richie, Michael Jackson, Whitney Houston, Grover Washington Jr., Earth, Wind & Fire, Alabama, Bobby Brown, Toto, Colors of Christmas and many more.
Published in the Los Angeles Times from Nov. 10 to Nov. 11, 2017
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