Otis Harris has died. The singer of The Temptations had passed away at the Joseph Richey Hospice in Baltimore, Maryland last Monday, February 18. 2013. He had fourth but lost a fourteen year battle with prostate cancer.
He had been a member of the R & B group in 1971, at aged of twenty one. He had sang the lead vocals on some of the band’s biggest tracks, including Superstar (Remember How You Got Where You Are), Take a Look Around, Masterpiece and Papa Was a Rollin’ Stone.
Following his diagnosis with the illness in the 1990s, he had set up the The Damon Harris Cancer Foundation in 2001 to raise awareness of the disease among African-American men.