Nick Ashford

Valerie Simpson

This Day in Black History: May 4, 1941

Nickolas Ashford was born in Fairfield, S.C.

Q&A: Gladys Knight Bringing Soul to the Ballroom

She talks to about joining the cast of DWTS.
R.I.P. Ashford Simpson - Valerie Simpson onstage at Soul Train Awards 2011.(Photo: Paul Abell/PictureGroup)

Valerie Simpson to Honor Nick Ashford at Gala

The R&B icon to pay tribute to her late husband.
Nick Ashford BET Awards 2012

Songwriter Nick Ashford Dies; Had Throat Cancer

Ashford was 70 years old.