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Phyllis Linda Hyman (July 6, 1949 – June 30, 1995)


Was an American singer, songwriter, and actress. Hyman is best known for her music during the late 1970s through the early 1990s, some of her most notable songs were "You Know How to Love Me" (1979), "Living All Alone" (1986), and "Don't Wanna Change the World" (1991).


Hyman also performed on Broadway in the 1981 musical based on the music of Duke EllingtonSophisticated Ladies, which ran from 1981 until 1983. The musical earned her a Theatre World Award and a Tony Award nomination for Best Performance by a Featured Actress in a Musical.

Phyllis Hyman Top Songs

You Know How to Love Me

Living in Confusion

Old Friend

Living All Alone

Can We Fall In Love Again

No One Can Love You More

The Answer Is You

When You Get Right Down to It

When I Give My Love (This Time)

Tonight You and Me

Loving You — Losing You

Betcha by Golly Wow

Meet Me on the Moon

Gonna Make Changes

I Found Love

You Just Don’t Know

Why Did You Turn Me On

Your Move, My Heart

I Don’t Want to Lose You

First Time Together

What Ever Happened to Our Love

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