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Otis R. "Damon" Harris Jr., Temptations singer
Otis R. "Damon" Harris Jr., Temptations singer

Otis R. "Damon" Harris Jr., a Baltimore singer who performed with the Temptations during the 1970s and later used his own diagnosis of prostate cancer to help raise awareness of the disease in African-American men, died Feb. 18 from the disease at Joseph Richey Hospice. The Owings Mills resident was 62. "Singing was his thing. When we were kids, his ambition was to be a singer for the Temptations. We did talent shows where we played Temps records and he'd sing," said Chuck Woodson, a cousin and broadcaster who recently retired as general manager of WFBR-AM 1590. The son of a master barber and a housekeeper, Otis Robert Harris Jr. was born in Baltimore and raised...

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