|Birth name||Edmund Theodore Sylvers|
January 25, 1957|
Memphis, Tennessee, U.S.
|Origin||Los Angeles, California, U.S.|
|Died||March 11, 2004
Richmond, Virginia, U.S.
|Genres||R&B, dance, soul, disco, funk|
|Associated acts||The Sylvers|
Edmund Theodore Sylvers (January 25, 1957 – March 11, 2004) was the lead singer of the 1970s family disco/soul music group The Sylvers. Born in Memphis, Tennessee, Sylvers was 15 years old when he started singing with the family-based musical group, and was 18 when he sang lead on the group's biggest hit, "Boogie Fever" (1975).