AFRO-AMERICAN MUSIC INSTITUTE CELEBRATES 36 YEARS
Pain Relief Beyond Belief
Pittsburgh Music History
Honoring the Incredibly Talented Sophisticated Lady
Read her story at Pittsburgh Music History
Enjoy 30 great songs on the Phyllis Hyman Legacy Playlist
Read the joyful and tragic story of her life. She rose from being a school choir singer in Pittsburgh to the top of the record charts and Broadway stardom. Blessed with a once in a lifetime incredible singing voice and statuesque beauty she was cursed with crippling bi-polar disease. The range of extreme joy and deep sadness that she felf are reflected in the legacy of her great heartfelt recordings that are memorialized on 22 compilations.