Sugar Pie DeSanto


Sugar Pie DeSanto (born Peylia Marsema Balinton, 1935) is a highly acclaimed and veteran R&B singer and dancer and a former member of the James Brown Revue who became famous during the 1960s. She is best known for "Slip-in Mules (No High Heel Sneakers)" (1964), an answer song to Tommy Tucker's "Hi-Heel Sneakers." She received a Pioneer Award from the Rhythm & Blues Foundation in 2008.

Best known songs (with years) include:

  • Slip-In Mules (1964)
  • Do I Make Myself Clear (1965)
  • In The Basement (1966)

Pop charts debut year: 1964

Years active: 1955 - present

Genres: R&B

Labels: Checker, Cadet


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