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The Four Tops


African-American vocal quartet out of Detroit, formed 1954.

  • Renaldo "Obie" Benson -- Vocals (1954-2005, deceased)
  • Abdul "Duke" Fakir -- Vocals (1954-)
  • Ronnie McNeir -- Vocals (2002-)
  • Lawrence Payton -- Vocals (1954-97, deceased)
  • Roquel Payton -- Vocals (also band manager, and brother of Lawrence)
  • Theo Peoples -- Lead Vocals (2000-)
  • Levi Stubbs -- Lead Vocals (1954-2000, died 2008)

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Levi Stubbs
6-Jun-1936 17-Oct-2008 Lead vocalist, The Four Tops

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