Composer, Producer, and Musician, Bernard Belle, dies at age 57

Composer, Producer, and Musician, Bernard Belle, dies at age 57

Bernard Belle was an American composer, producer, and musician, After beginning his career as an R&B guitarist, Belle rose to fame as a producer of gospel music and a songwriter for Michael Jackson and Whitney Houston.

Bernard Belle, Regina’s brother and a Grammy Award-winning musician, composer, songwriter, and producer, passed away at the age of 57.

Belle, a musician, composer, and songwriter/producer who won numerous Grammy Awards, passed away on June 23 at the age of 57 in Georgia’s Piedmont Atlanta Hospital. According to his sister and primary caregiver, congestive heart failure was Belle’s official cause of death.

Belle, who was born on November 12, 1964, in Englewood, New Jersey, in the nearby town of Teaneck, New Jersey, to the late Judge Belle and his mother Lois Belle, who now resides in Atlanta, was raised there.

Bernard was transferred from Englewood, New Jersey to Signature HealthCARE of Buckhead after suffering two strokes in the previous seven years so he could be near his family—his parents, daughter Asia Milner, and sister Regina.

Belle, a world-class musician and songwriter/producer for numerous Grammy-winning pop, R&B, and gospel recording artists, including the late Michael Jackson and Whitney Houston, got his big break in the 1980s when Regina, who was singing in the background for the legendary R&B group The Manhattans, suggested he join the group as the bassist. This led to Bernard’s first break in the music industry.

Bernard Belle Age, Family, and Early Life

Bernard Belle was 57 years old. Belle, who was born on November 12, 1964, in Englewood, New Jersey, in the nearby town of Teaneck, New Jersey, to the late Judge Belle and his mother Lois Belle, who now resides in Atlanta, was raised there.  

bernard belle family

His sister is Regina Belle.

Bernard Belle Career, What was his profession?

Growing up in Englewood, New Jersey, Belle played music professionally while attending Dwight Morrow High School.

The late 1980s were Belle’s first real break. He was suggested to play guitar for the group by his sister, Grammy Award-winning vocalist Regina Belle, who was at the time singing backing vocals for R&B group The Manhattans.

Bernard Belle is renowned for his collaborations with Michael Jackson and his working relationship with producer Teddy Riley. The songs “Remember the Time,” “Privacy,” and “Why You Wanna Trip on Me” are all credited to him as the author or co-author.

Belle continued to be one of the most sought-after producers/musicians in the Gospel music industry even after committing his life to Christ in 1994. Donnie McClurkin, Shirley Caesar, Richard Smallwood, Marvin Sapp, Fred Hammond, Yolanda Adams, Tye Tribbett, Mary Mary, Kirk Franklin, Donald Lawrence, Smokie Norful, Hezekiah Walker, and BeBe & CeCe Winans were some of the artists he performed with.

He performed frequently on the BET gospel programs The Celebration of Gospel and Sunday Best.

Over 70 million recordings worldwide feature Belle as a producer, writer, or performer. In addition to nominations for Stella and GMA Dove Awards, he won four Grammy Awards, an American Music Award, two Soul Train Music Awards, and numerous ASCAP Awards.

Bernard Belle Net Worth, How much does he earn?

The details on the net worth Bernard Belle aren’t available.

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Which school did he go to? What was his major?

For high school he went to Dwight Morrow High School. There are no details on his college.

Bernard Belle Wife, What about his relationship? Any children?

In November 1995, Belle married Debra Belle, his longtime love. Asia Adams, Jahmel, Tyrone, Tyrell, and Ny’Jeana were Belle’s five children.

His social media reach.

Bernard Belle was on Instagram as @bbelle1938 with 1k+ followers.

Bernard Belle’s Height, Weight, sexual orientation,

HeightN / A
Weight N / A
Hair colorBlack
Body typeFit
 Sexual orientationStraight

Interesting facts about Bernard Belle’s which you should be knows

NationalityAmerican
EthnicityBlack
Zodiac sign Scorpio
Age57
Relationship status Married
WifeDebra Belle
Children 5

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