Peabo Bryson (born 13 April 1951) is an R&B singer, born in Greenville, South Carolina. He is well known for singing ballads, often as a duo with female singers, and his contribution to several Disney movie soundtracks.
Bryson won a Grammy Award in 1992 for "Beauty and the Beast" with Celine Dion and one in 1993 for "A Whole New World (Aladdin's Theme)" with Regina Belle.
Among his duets:
Beauty and the Beast, with Celine Dion
Light The World, with Debbie Gibson
The Gift, with Roberta Flack
A Whole New World (Aladdin's theme), with Regine Belle
Tonight I Celebrate My Love, with Roberta Flack
Lovers After All, with Melissa Manchester
However, his tax problems caught up with him on August 21, 2003, when the U.S. Internal Revenue Service seized property from his Atlanta, Georgia, home. He is reported to owe $1.2 million in taxes going back to 1984. The IRS auctioned much of his possessions, including both Grammy Awards, electronic equipment and grand piano.
Peace On Earth (1997)
Through the Fire (1994)
Tonight I Celebrate My Love (1992)
Can You Stop the Rain (1991)