Nedra Talley

American singer

Nedra Talley (born January 27, 1946),[1] now known as Nedra Talley-Ross, is an American retired singer who was backing singer for the group the Ronettes with her cousins Ronnie and Estelle Bennett.[2] She now works in real estate in Virginia Beach, Virginia, where she lives with her husband Scott Ross.[3]

Nedra Talley
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Talley in 1966
Born (1946-01-27) January 27, 1946 (age 77)
Other namesNedra Talley-Ross
Years active1957–2005
Scott Ross (m. 1967)
RelativesRonnie Spector (cousin)
Estelle Bennett (cousin)


  1. "The Ronettes Biography". Archived from the original on 2018-07-01. Retrieved 2021-01-18. Note: Talley's birth year was open to speculation. This entry states 1946. Several other sources cited 1944. However a search of Virginia legal records (via Intelius) shows conclusively her birthdate as being January 27, 1946
  2. "Estelle Bennett: Ronettes singer, 67". Philadelphia Inquirer. February 14, 2009. Retrieved September 18, 2009.[dead link]
  3. "Forever and a song". Daily Press. March 11, 2007. Retrieved October 18, 2015.