James Ingram Portrait Session

Source: Al Pereira / Getty

CLEVELAND — Legendary R&B singer and songwriter James Ingram, an Akron native, has lost his battle with brain cancer.

News 5 was honored and privileged to shoot a promotional video with Mr. Ingram back in 1995.

Watch this very special promo, “Give Me 5,” which also features Carly Simon, in the video player above.


READ MORE: News5Cleveland.com

Article Courtesy of WEWS News 5 Cleveland

First Picture Courtesy of Earl Gibson III and Getty Images

Second Picture Courtesy of Al Pereira and Gett

James Ingram Took Part in Cleveland’s WEWS Channel 5 Promotional Video Back in the Mid-1990’s  was originally published on wzakcleveland.com

Also On WERE-AM 1490:
A Photo Book Into The Life Of Civil Rights Icon & Congressman John Lewis
24 photos