b. Frederick Earl Long, 20th May 1940, Birmingham, Alabama, U.S.A.
d. 29th June 1969, Detroit, Michigan, U.S.A.
Shorty Long was an American soul singer, songwriter, musician, and record producer.
He recorded for Motown's Soul Records imprint.
In 1969, Shorty and a friend drowned when their boat capsized on the Detroit River in Michigan.
He was inducted into the Alabama Jazz Hall of Fame in 1980.
here comes the judge - 1968 / the prime of shorty long - 1969
Here Comes The Judge (Soul Records 1968)
The Prime Of Shorty Long (Soul Records 1969)