Legendary soul singer Dean Parrish aka Phil Anastasi’s death, has left his fans in grief. Let’s find out more about the deceased man.
Dean Parrish was a veteran American singer best known for the hit song ‘I Am On My Way.’
It was the last record played at the last Northern Soul all-nighter at the Wigan Casino.
Born to Italian and Spanish parents, Dean performed as a second tenor at a street corner doo-wop group.
Dean attended the School of Industrial Arts, where he was noticed by a music manager.
Although the manager proposed Parrish to be a lead singer, he rejected it and started his career by signing with the Laurie record label.
He gained fame for his soul singles ‘I Am On MY Way,’ Skate,’ and ‘Determination.
Dean also entered the acting industry and worked in TV and films. He was still remembered for his soulful voice and outstanding acting performances.
Obituary: Dean Parrish Death Cause
Dean Parrish passed away on 8 June 2021 at the age of 78.
Furthermore, he was born Phil Anastasi in 1942 and had American nationality.
Although his family has not confirmed it via obituaries, the news is viral on Twitter.
Many of his fans have shown condolences on social media platforms and wished him a peaceful afterlife.
The true cause of death is still unknown, but hopefully, it will be unveiled soon.
RIP #DeanParrish. One of the all time greats.
— Darlington Soul (@DarlingtonSoul) June 10, 2021
Dean Parrish Wife And Family
Dean Parrish had not revealed any information about his wife and family.
He might have married a beautiful woman and have children with her.
But for now, none of his life details are available on the web.
Northern Soul legend and icon Dean Parrish has sadly passed away. A huge loss to the scene, while it struggles to break out of the pandmic. pic.twitter.com/3tMf89Qbca
— Ian Levine (@IanLevine) June 10, 2021
Dean Parrish Net Worth: Was He Rich?
Soul-singer Dean Parrish’s net worth details are under the rock.
He was a famous artist in the 1960s-1970s. He earned a hefty sum from his career and lived a lavish life till his death in 2021.